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KEEN FOR QUINOA

(10 Recipes) Created by LISAREADS

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(no ratings)

This recipe was adapted from the Pinapple Fried Quinoa dish by Erin on allrecipes.com.

This recipe makes enough for 6 side dishes or 3-4 main dishes. It is easily adaptable by adding chicken, beef, tofu, etc. to make it a full meal.

Submitted by CARADAWN

Carbs: 27.5g | Fat: 8.4g | Fiber: 2.7g | Protein: 7.1g | Calories: 211.2
Incredible! 5.0/5
(1 rating)

A hearty salad made with wheat berries, this is a fantastic pot-luck contribution. You'll find wheat berries in the bulk food section of Whole Foods; substitute pearled barley or farro (an Italian grain similar in texture) if you'd like.

Carbs: 72.9g | Fat: 84.2g | Fiber: 7.8g | Protein: 33.3g | Calories: 1128.5
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Quinoa with Spinach and Feta Cheese
Very Good 4.4/5
(361 ratings)

Quinoa is similar to brown rice, with a higher protein content. This is a delicious side dish or light meal.

Submitted by SLIMKATIE

Carbs: 32.1g | Fat: 8.5g | Fiber: 3.4g | Protein: 7.6g | Calories: 232.8
Simple Quinoa and Vegetables
Very Good 4.1/5
(206 ratings)

This protein-rich vegetarian recipe is simple to make and tasty to eat!

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 38.4g | Fat: 13.1g | Fiber: 5.4g | Protein: 7.4g | Calories: 294.9
Quinoa Primavera
Very Good 4.4/5
(47 ratings)

A light pilaf that is filled with protein (quinoa has the highest protein content of any grain) and good nutrients

Submitted by WICKET23

Carbs: 37.1g | Fat: 10.4g | Fiber: 5.1g | Protein: 8.6g | Calories: 268.8
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
Black Beans and Brown Rice
Very Good 4.3/5
(85 ratings)

A simple, hearty meat-free meal. Pair with a green salad, and dinner is ready.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 1.5g | Fiber: 7.6g | Protein: 8.8g | Calories: 213.1
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Adapted from online recipe via thekitchn.com, to use ingredients we had in the pantry.

Submitted by WOLFKITTY

Carbs: 27.7g | Fat: 10.1g | Fiber: 4.1g | Protein: 4.2g | Calories: 214.7
Caponata Casserole with Chicken and Quinoa
Very Good 4.3/5
(18 ratings)

A perfect oven to table dish that can be easily adapted to suit your pantry and palate.

Submitted by CHEF_MEG

Carbs: 45.6g | Fat: 9g | Fiber: 5.2g | Protein: 28.8g | Calories: 372.4
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