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 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

  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. Quinoa : Cook Once Eat Twice

    Tue, 24 Apr 2012

    courtesy of Colombe Jacobsen-Derstine Quinoa may be the next best thing to rice or couscous ..... easy to prepare. Boil water with dried quinoa and it’s ready in 15 minutes or less ..... s rich in protein and nutrient dense, quinoa is frequently on my dinner table simply

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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 -Stuffed Collard Green Rolls with Goat Cheese

    Wed, 18 Dec 2013

    Quinoa -Stuffed Collard Green Rolls with Goat ..... greens take the place of cabbage in these quinoa -stuffed, goat cheese-smothered, comfort ..... collard leaves, center ribs removed 3/4 cup quinoa 1 1/2 cups vegetable broth 1/3 cup chopped

  2. Crispy Quinoa and Power Greens Salad with Smoky Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

    Tue, 4 Feb 2014

    This crispy quinoa and power greens salad with smoky meyer lemon vinaigrette is full of fun flavors and nutritional superstars. Let’s not ditch our resolutions

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