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. Quinoa Salad with Roasted Green Chilies

    Quinoa is a nutty-flavor grain. Couscous substitutes well in this fresh-tasting salad when quinoa is not available.

  2. Quinoa & Smoked Tofu Salad

    We took the tangy fresh flavors of tabbouleh and paired them with smoky tofu and quinoa to create a main-dish salad that's perfect served on a bed of greens. This salad is jam-packed with heart-healthy ingredients - whole grains ( quinoa ), legumes (soy-based tofu) and plenty of vegetables.

  3. 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.

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Articles

  1. Greek Chicken-Quinoa Salad

    Tue, 23 Jun 2015

    s the case with this Greek Chicken- Quinoa Salad . It’s easy to throw together and ..... and fragrant dill. The light, fluffy quinoa is a great base because it’s a quick ..... variety of dishes. Feel free to cook the quinoa and chicken in advance, and then you just need to chop

  2. 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

  3. Enchilada Casserole with Quinoa and Beans

    Mon, 4 May 2015

    vegetarian . To amp up the protein, I added quinoa and chickpeas, and for an extra dose of vegetables ..... things a little easier for myself. The quinoa absorbed the flavors from the salsa and ..... it yourself. Enchilada Casserole with Quinoa and Chickpeas Serves: 6-8 2 cups drained

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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. Roasted Zucchini and Quinoa Bowls with Cilantro Pepita Pesto

    Mon, 6 Jul 2015

    Perfect for a day in the sun, this roasted zucchini and quinoa bowl is tossed with tangy feta and a bright and tangy cilantro pepita pesto to make a great light meal. Did I mention that the.boy and I had gelato every day in Italy? No, really.

  2. Spicy Black Bean, Quinoa , and Sweet Potato Burgers

    Thu, 26 Mar 2015

    Getting dinner on the table is easy when these spicy black bean, quinoa , and sweet potato burgers are on the menu! Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Alexia Foods . As always, my thoughts and

  3. 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

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