Our partner, Meatless Monday, has gathered together some of the best meatless recipes around. Our pick for today is this Black Bean Quinoa Mango Medley recipe.
Our partner, Meatless Monday, has gathered together some of the best meatless recipes around. Whether you’re looking for something budget-friendly, recipes for weight loss, quick and easy recipes for the family, or simply some new ideas for meatless meals, you’re sure to find what you need.
As we were browsing the recipes, this Black Bean Quinoa Mango Medley caught our eye, with its bright mango, bell pepper and cilantro.
What’s your top recipe pick for Meatless Monday meals?
Black Bean Quinoa Mango Medley
From Sharon Palmer, The Plant Powered Dietitian
- 1 (15-ounce) can low-sodium black beans, rinsed, drained
- 1 cup quinoa, cooked according to package directions
- 1 cup frozen corn
- 1 small red bell pepper, chopped
- 1 cup chopped fresh mango
- ¼ cup chopped red onion
- ½ cup fresh cilantro, chopped
- 1 jalapeño pepper, seeded, finely diced
- 1 lemon, juiced
- 1½ Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- ½ tsp. cumin
- ½ tsp. chili powder
- ¼ tsp. turmeric
Mix the beans, quinoa, corn, pepper, mango, onion, cilantro and jalapeño together in a medium mixing bowl.
Whisk the lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, cumin, chili powder and turmeric together in a small bowl. Toss the lemon vinaigrette into bean quinoa salad, chill and enjoy!
For more Meatless Monday menu choices without the prep, try these Healthy Dining menu choices from restaurants nationwide:
Caprese Panini at Carrabba’s Italian Grill
Screaming Tomato Pizza (2 Slices of a Medium) at Extreme Pizza