Cook the quinoa with a preferred spice blend and refrigerate until use. Add some fresh parsley to the mix before saving for even more flavor.
Mix the veggie topping by combining all remaining ingredients in a mid sized bowl. Refrigerate until ready to enjoy.
Build your bowl by layering first 2 cups of quinoa, followed up 1 1/4 cup vegetable topping.
You can also easily add other types of proteins and fresh herbs to this basic combination of foods.
Make tasty carrot curls using a vegetable peeler and fresh carrots. Simply peel the first layer of carrot skin and then repeat the peeling action around the carrot to create the curl. This is an enjoyable way to add fresh carrots to any meal that is also light and easy to add on!
You may wish to add a fresh sauce to your bowl or enjoy the bowl as is with the fresh flavors of the vegetables.
This dish is also nice with fresh hummus or salsa on top!