Quinoa, beet and Russian salad

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Recipe from: 27 May 2015
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 45 min


  • 1
    pack Eskort Russians 500 g (or any of the Eskort sausage range)
  • 15
  • 3
    beetroot, peeled and chopped
  • 250
  • 500
  • 500
    fresh baby lettuce leaves
  • 100
    feta cheese
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Preheat the oven to 220°C.

Boil 500 ml of water, add quinoa and cook until the water boils out (15 - 20 minutes).

Roast the beetroot in the oven for 45 minutes.

Chop and fry six Russians, sprinkled with paprika in a pan with some olive oil.

Toss the quinoa, beetroot, feta, lettuce and Russians together.

Serve warm or cold.

Banting option: Replace quinoa with cauli-rice.

Recipe reprinted with permission of Eskort.com.
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