Salmon with Quinoa

Ingredients

  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • 4, 4 oz pieces of salmon
  • 1/4 cup low-sodium soy sauce
  • 3 tbsps rice vinegar
  • 3 tbsps honey
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 tbsp minced ginger
  • 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 4 scallions 
  • Directions

    1. Cook the quinoa according to package directions
    2. Place the salmon in a small shallow dish add soy sauce, rice vinegar, honey, garlic, ginger, red pepper flakes
    3. pour 2/3 rds of the mixture over the salmon.
    4. let the salmon marinate at room temperature for 15 minutes.
    5. in the meantime in a large non stick skillet heat 1 tbsp olive oil and add the salmon and and add the remaining marinade and cook for about 3 minutes
    6. Serve the cooked Salmon on top of the quinoa in a bowl.
    7. Enjoy!