Quinoa with yellow beans and chestnuts

This delicious quinoa with yellow beans and chestnuts dish works great as a salad or side dish. Pairs well with roasted meats and chicken or to have just on its own

Quinoa, yellow beans and chestnuts

Wintery quinoa salad with yellow beans and chestnuts
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Course: Salad
Cuisine: Latin American
Keyword: chestnuts, Quinoa, yellow beans
Servings: 4 people
Author: Bart van der Lee


  • 200 gram multi coloured quinoa
  • 200 gram yellow beans or green
  • 150 gram cooked chestnuts
  • 1 red chilli
  • 5 gram chives
  • 1 pc lemon
  • 15 ml olive oil


  • cook the quinoa in the rice cooker
  • cook the yellow beans in lightly salted water
  • season the chestnuts with olive oil and some salt
  • mix together all the ingredients and add the chopped chives, lemon juice and olive oil
  • finish with a pinch of salt and serve

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