20 quinoa recipes

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If you love healthy eating, or if you are trying to make it a part of your life, then you are probably hearing some buzz about quinoa. I’m just loving this little “grain.” It is said to be the food that comes closest to supplying “all the essential life-sustaining nutrients” (Philip White.) I don’t plan on putting this to test, but I do appreciate the alternative to rice, and the added protein source for salads and other recipes. When I can, I always choose protein from plant rather than animal sources. I hope one or two of these amazing recipes catch your eye. And if not, simply substitute quinoa for a side of rice with any of your favorite dishes. Either way, quinoa is a great food to add to your diet. And be sure to leave a comment with your favorite quinoa recipe.

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 Summer Quinoa Salad


by Super Healthy Kids  (Click HERE for Recipe)

Breakfast Quinoa


by Mom’s Kitchen Handbook (Click HERE for Recipe)

Grape and Quinoa Salad


by Healthy Mom’s Kitchen (Click HERE for Recipe)

Quinoa Chicken Fried Rice Recipe


by Ingredients, Inc (Click HERE for Recipe)

Kale Salad with Quinoa


by Mountain Mama Cooks (Click HERE for Recipe)

Quinoa Fruit Salad

quinoa fruit salad

by Cheeky Kitchen (Click HERE for Recipe)

Vegetarian Quinoa Chili


by Two Peas and Their Pod (Click HERE for Recipe)

Yuzu Poppyseed Quinoa Pancakes


by Tartine and Apron Strings (Click HERE for Recipe)

Quinoa Protein Bars


by SkinnyMS (Click HERE for Recipe)

 Zupas Quinoa Salad


by Healthy Mom’s Kitchen (Click HERE for recipe)

Whole Wheat Quinoa bread


by NY Times (Click HERE for recipe)

Black Bean and Quinoa Bowl with Peach Salsa 


by A Couple Cooks (Click HERE for Recipe)

BBQ Chicken Quinoa Salad


by Iowa Girl Eats (Click HERE for recipe)

Quinoa Chocolate Cake

chocolate cake

by Cooking Quinoa (Click HERE for recipe)

Quinoa Cookies


by Super Healthy Kids (Click HERE for Recipe)

Greek Quinoa and Avocado Salad


by Recipes.com (Click HERE for Recipe)

Lemon and Garlic Vegetable Quinoa


by Snixy Kitchen (Click HERE for Recipe)

Quinoa Energy Bars


by Cooking Quinoa (Click HERE for Recipe)

Little Quinoa Patties


 by  Mel’s Kitchen Cafe (Click HERE for Recipe)

Broccoli Quinoa Casserole 


by Eating Well Living Thin (Click HERE for Recipe)

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