Spinach and Chickpea Salad
Sometimes a 5-minute meal is called for and for those, salads are an easy go-to. The trick is to get creative to prevent food boredom. This salad is easy to pair with any fish or chicken you may have already prepared. I am also a fan of a little help from the store with wine such as smoked or pastrami style salmon, low sodium smoked turkey or boiled shrimp. Check out the recipe below and share your thoughts!
1 cup chopped fresh spinach
½ cup chopped tomatoes
1 can of drained organic chickpeas
¼ cup of diced onion
2 tbsp. shredded basil
2 tbsp. chopped parsley
The juice of one lemon and orange
1 tbsp. garlic powder
1 tbsp crumbled feta
Salt and pepper to taste
1. Rinse and chop spinach and tomatoes and add to a medium bowl.
2. Drain and rinse chickpeas if not low sodium.
3. Finely dice onion and chop herbs. Add to the bowl.
4. Juice citrus over bowl and add seasoning and feta. Mix well and enjoy.