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Grains, Legumes & Quinoa

(24 Recipes) Created by CRUZIN2LOSE

Recipes in this Collection

Greek-Style Quinoa Burgers
Good 3.7/5
(3 ratings)

Meatless and incorporates superfoods with bold flavors.

Submitted by GETSTARTED21

Carbs: 87.6g | Fat: 13g | Fiber: 14.5g | Protein: 22.8g | Calories: 540.2
This recipe has been marked private.
Quinoa and Pomegranate Salad
Very Good 4.7/5
(24 ratings)

Festive and healthy -- a great side dish for a special occasion or any night of the week.

Submitted by GETSTARTED21

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 2.6g | Protein: 4.7g | Calories: 153.6
Quinoa and Black Bean Salad
Very Good 4.5/5
(160 ratings)

This substantial salad offers a healthy balance of vegetables and protein. It provides a wide range of textures, colors, and seasonings.

Carbs: 55.1g | Fat: 13.2g | Fiber: 8g | Protein: 10.6g | Calories: 370.7
Easy Black Bean Burger
Very Good 4.5/5
(79 ratings)

very easy. can change the spices according to your personal taste

Submitted by ILOVEMYPEACHES

Carbs: 11.8g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 4.8g | Calories: 73.1
(no ratings)

high protein alternative to rice. Delicious!

Submitted by CRUZIN2LOSE

Carbs: 21.3g | Fat: 5g | Fiber: 2.5g | Protein: 3.3g | Calories: 142.3
Very Good 4.9/5
(9 ratings)

Submitted by FUELEDBYCOFFEE

Carbs: 55.6g | Fat: 22.8g | Fiber: 6.2g | Protein: 17.9g | Calories: 473.4
Vegetarian Black Bean Cakes with Orange-Basil Salsa
Very Good 4.3/5
(166 ratings)

These bean cakes are yummy and great for you. Served with the salsa, it makes a very colorful and festive presentation. I serve these with a lite side salad. Plenty of protein and fiber. Even my meat loving hubby loves this meal.

Submitted by BCJL13

Carbs: 48.3g | Fat: 6.1g | Fiber: 13.6g | Protein: 14.2g | Calories: 294.2
Whole Wheat Pasta with Feta, Mushrooms, Spinach and Tomato
Very Good 4.3/5
(12 ratings)

This is a delicious dish with a lot of flavor.

Carbs: 35g | Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 6.8g | Protein: 13.8g | Calories: 290
Fool Proof Oven Baked Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(126 ratings)

Just as the title says, it's fool proof, and yummy!

Submitted by LILDINI

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 1.7g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 2.3g | Calories: 117.2
Very Good 4.1/5
(39 ratings)

This recipe is terrific when served over Basmati rice.

Submitted by S5RUSSEL

Carbs: 12.4g | Fat: 3.2g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 4.9g | Calories: 94.7
(no ratings)

quick and easy spiced red lentils

Submitted by CRUZIN2LOSE

Carbs: 17.3g | Fat: 4.6g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 5g | Calories: 127.3
Good 3.9/5
(54 ratings)

A quick and easy meal that packs protein and fiber!

Submitted by SOPHNSAMSMOMMA

Carbs: 34g | Fat: 5.8g | Fiber: 10g | Protein: 9.9g | Calories: 219.8
Red Hot Fusilli
Very Good 4.2/5
(177 ratings)

This lively low-saturated fat pasta dish contains lots of tomatoes and herbs and very little oil.

Carbs: 30.2g | Fat: 6.3g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 33.3g | Calories: 311.7
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)

A great salad for warm days....it fills you up and provides healthy fats and 1/3 of your daily fiber! Quinoa is a complete protein and full of vitamins and minerals like iron, magnesium, Vitamin E, potassium, and amino acids!

Submitted by CRUSHINDIOR

Carbs: 55g | Fat: 12.5g | Fiber: 10.9g | Protein: 11.6g | Calories: 284.6
Peanut and Sesame Noodles
Very Good 4.2/5
(319 ratings)

Served cold or hot, these tangy yet sweet noodles are rich and tasty.

Carbs: 22.9g | Fat: 11g | Fiber: 4.3g | Protein: 7.7g | Calories: 208.6
Incredible! 5.0/5
(5 ratings)

I made this after I watched a Rachel Ray episode

Submitted by MARANDARAQUEL

Carbs: 25.4g | Fat: 1.2g | Fiber: 1.7g | Protein: 2.6g | Calories: 122.9
Incredible! 5.0/5
(2 ratings)

Found in the Volumetrics Weight Control Plan book pg 234. Nice side dish for fish

Submitted by HILLRUNNER

Carbs: 49.3g | Fat: 4.1g | Fiber: 6.7g | Protein: 7.7g | Calories: 259.9
Pad Thai
Very Good 4.7/5
(6 ratings)

from Company's Coming Diabetic Cookbook

**Family favorite**

A delicious traditional stir-fry recipe from Thailand. Have the vegetables cut, noodles softened and sauce made before stir-frying.

Submitted by DJVERBOOM

Carbs: 47.1g | Fat: 5.2g | Fiber: 3.7g | Protein: 14.5g | Calories: 289.8
Whole Wheat Penne with Sun Dried tomatoes, Onion, Garlic and Olive Oil
Very Good 4.5/5
(13 ratings)

A healthy and easy version of a Northern Italy Classic

Submitted by E_JUST_E

Carbs: 47.7g | Fat: 8.7g | Fiber: 7.2g | Protein: 15.6g | Calories: 326.6
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