10 New Ways to Cook Quinoa
A few years ago I made my first dish with Quinoa. I made a rookie mistake and did not rinse the dry Quinoa thoroughly first so it had a bitter taste that no one in my family liked. Lately though I gave it another try and now it has become a weekly part of our menu.
Sweet Potato Quinoa Cakes with Blackberry Salsa
Sweet Potato Quinoa Cakes [adapted from Heidi Swanson] makes 4 cakes, is super easily multiplied 1 medium sweet potato (about 6 oz), peeled and chopped 1/2 red onion, diced 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 tablespoon olive oil 1/2 cup cooked quinoa 1/4 cup whole wheat bread crumbs 1/4 cup […]
Love That Quinoa Burger!
QUINOA BURGER So yummy! If you want a change of pace that's meat-free, yet full of protein, fiber, and very filling...this might be for you. I like it with Tzatziki on top (my recipe is in this post), or a little "fry sauce" (what some drive-ins call that wonderful mayo/ketchup combo), and with a thick…
One-Pot Kale & Quinoa Pilaf Recipe on Food52
I initially developed this combination by combining sauteed kale with leftover quinoa, but have come up with a from-scratch method to cook both elements together perfectly. It satisfies the eternal resolution to eat healthy, teaming complete-protein quinoa with antioxidant-rich kale. And it's one-pot easy, making it a simple way to incorporate healthy eating into a worknight rotation.
Butternut Squash Mac & Cheese + Link Party | Centsational Style
So as I mentioned last week, October makes me crave comfort food big time. Garlic mashed potatoes. Cream of (blank) soups. Pot roast. Pumpkin bread. The list goes on and on. If I had to choose, if you really made me choose, I’d vote butternut squash as my favorite f ...
Meat Free Monday: Zucchini-Quinoa Lasagna
Well I’m a pro at this meat free stuff now. :-) It’s been a meat free Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday for me since Oct 1. I decided to take the vegetarian challenge since it is Vegetarian
Meat Free Monday: Cheesy Quinoa Cakes with a Roasted Garlic and Lemon Aioli
This recipe caught my eye on Pinterest, my new addiction. I’m always trying to find new ways to prepare Quinoa and we have featured a few on this site already: Black Bean Quinoa Burgers Crispy Quinoa Cakes with Roasted Red