Welcome to #28daysofrecipes. We are celebrating #NationalCherryMonth by sharing 28 of our favorite cherry recipes.
Total Time: 60 minutes
Cook: 60 minutes
Yield: 2 servings
Preheat oven to 400 degrees F.
Cook quinoa – rinse 1/2 cup quinoa then transfer to a small pot and toast the quinoa over medium heat. Add just over 1 cup of water, cover and bring to a boil then reduce to simmer. Simmer for 15 minutes, then turn heat off and let it sit (covered) for 15 more minutes until all water has evaporated. Fluff with a fork and set aside.
Roast your butternut squash: Peel and slice into 1-inch cubes. Toss with a bit of olive oil, salt & pepper and bake for 25-30 minutes or until golden brown, flipping halfway through.
In a small saucepan, gently heat olive oil. Add the sage and stir until fragrant (30 seconds or so – just until the sage is not raw). Turn off heat and add apple cider vinegar, cinnamon, honey, salt & pepper.
Assemble all salad ingredients together and toss with as much dressing as you like. Taste and adjust seasonings.
Recipe courtesy of Jeanine Donofrio, LoveandLemons.com