Southwestern-style quinoa salad for a lunchtime protein punch on Meatless Monday

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4. Rinse and drain the beans. 5. Zest one of the limes. Squeeze the juice from both of the limes in a small dish and set aside. 6. Rinse the cilantro. Cut the stems off where the leaves begin; it's okay to leave a few stems in the bunch.
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