Quinoa

(KEEN wah) A tiny, high-protein, calcium-rich grain. This pale yellow grain, which is cooked in the same way as rice, has a crunchy texture and a subtle nutty taste.

Recipes

  1. Lemony Quinoa Salad with Shaved Vegetables

    Eating quinoa is a great way for vegetarians to get protein. Jeremy Fox tosses nutty-tasting quinoa with crunchy shaved vegetables for a refreshing salad loaded with vitamins and minerals.

  2. Roasted Delicata Squash with Quinoa Salad

    Quinoa is definitely a superfood: A grain-like seed, it's a "complete" protein containing all eight essential amino acids (another plus: it cooks much more quickly than most grains). To create a terrific vegetarian main course, Michael Symon of Cleveland's Lola tosses quinoa with arugula, apple, ...

  3. Quinoa with Spice-Roasted Shrimp and Pistou

    Chef John Currence coats shrimp with a potent mix of fennel seeds, dried oregano and garlic and onion powders. He flavors the quinoa with a vibrant, pesto-like pistou, made with a judicious amount of oil.

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Articles

  1. Whole Grain Quinoa Salad with Sugar Snap Peas

    Thu, 26 Jun 2014

    Everyone seems to be talking about quinoa lately. My Pinterest feed is full of recipes ..... venture into uncharted territory with this Quinoa and Sugar Snap Pea Salad . The salad seemed ..... for a complete meal. Click here for our quinoa and sugar snap pea salad I did a little

  2. Greek Quinoa Salad with Avocadoes: Quick Dinner on a Dime

    Mon, 14 Apr 2014

    completely honest there’s not much about quinoa that surprises me anymore. You could say that I’ve been around the block with quinoa . I use it often for lunch and dinner recipes ..... s a complete protein. But this Greek Quinoa and Avocado Salad in particular delighted me because

  3. Quinoa : Superfood or Super Gross? Haters Make Their Case

    Wed, 18 Sep 2013

    in a thousand Americans who knew what quinoa was, much less how to pronounce it. But the ..... re taking to social media to vent their quinoa complaints, according to a funny article in the ..... a ‘confession to make ... I HATE quinoa !’” “I think there are a lot of us out there

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Videos

  1. What is Quinoa —Counter Intelligence

    Thu, 14 Mar 2013

    - Quinoa . - Quinoa ? -No, Quinoa . It's an ancient grain. Older than that. No, no, no. More like [unk]. Quinoa . With more protein than any other grain, it's a super grain! Try it instead of rice. It cooks up faster. Used in lots of food. Try some Quinoa today.

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    - Quinoa . - Quinoa ? -No, Quinoa . It's an ancient grain. Older than that. No, no, no. More like [unk]. Quinoa . With more protein than any other grain, it's a super grain! Try it instead of rice. It cooks up faster. Used in lots of food. Try some Quinoa today.

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Quinoa Fried Rice Recipe

    Tue, 18 Sep 2012

    grated fresh ginger 1/2 cup frozen peas 2 cups cooked, chilled quinoa (about 1/2 cup raw) 1 1/2 teaspoon soy sauce 1 teaspoon ..... with the ham. 3. Add in the cooked eggs, frozen peas and quinoa . Toss and stir fry for 2 minutes, spreading everything out

  2. Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

    Tue, 9 Oct 2012

    inspired to re create this Mediterranean Quinoa Salad from True Food Kitchen – and I knew I wanted to share both the salad and ..... over again. Although this Mediterranean Quinoa Salad isn’t in Sharon’s book, I thought ..... been making a lot of salads like this Quinoa Mediterranean Salad – paired with a side

  3. Savory Sleuth: How to Cook Quinoa

    Wed, 29 Jan 2014

    It's gluten-free, if you care. It's also delicious (you should care!). Here's how to cook quinoa perfectly.

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