Grab some local zucchini, tomatoes, peppers and greens, it’s that time of year!
2-3 small summer zucchinis (about 1 pound), sliced in half lengthwise
4 Tbsp SOOC Essential Basil Olive Oil
3 Tbsp SOOC Grapefruit White Balsamic vinegar
1 C cooked quinoa, room temp
1/2 C sweet yellow pepper, medium diced
1/2 C red onion, chopped
1 Tbsp Dijon mustard
salt and pepper, to taste
1 C cherry tomatoes, halved
5 oz (140 gm) fresh baby spinach or arugula
1/4 C chopped walnuts

Heat grill to Medium-hot. Apply 1 Tbsp SOOC Essential Basil Olive Oil to cut side of zucchini and grill (or pan-fry) cut side for 4 minutes. Cool and cut into half moons. Combine remaining Basil Olive Oil, SOOC Grapefruit White Balsamic, mustard, salt & pepper and whisk or shake to blend. Mix zucchini, yellow pepper, onion and tomatoes with quinoa and add dressing. Before serving mix in spinach and walnuts. Serve at room temp.


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