High-Protein Vegetarian Salad

High-Protein Vegetarian Salad 2017-01-04T14:18:29+00:00

Here is another protein loaded recipe from Dietitians of Canada. This recipe was especially selected for my vegetarian readers!

High-Protein Vegetarian Salad (1 serving)
2 cups Mixed leafy greens 500 mL
1 Tbsp. Hemp seeds 15 mL
1 Tbsp. Pumpkin seeds 15 mL
1 Hard-boiled egg 1
½ cup Chickpeas 125 mL
½ cup Cherry tomatoes 125 mL

 

Directions: Combine ingredients together as a salad and top with your favourite dressing, or make your own with olive oil and balsamic vinegar.

Nutrient analysis per serving: (without salad dressing)

Calories: 258
Fat: 10 grams
Carbohydrates: 29 grams
Fibre: 9 grams
Protein: 16 grams