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Bring quinoa and 4 cups water to a boil in a medium saucepan. Season with salt, cover, reduce heat to medium-low, and simmer until quinoa is tender but not mushy, 12–15 minutes. Drain; return quinoa to hot saucepan. Cover and let sit for 15 minutes.


Model-icious Dinner Recipe: Molly Sims’ Mediterranean Chicken With Pear Quinoa
Glamour (blog)
I love having friends and family over for dinner, especially during the summer. An evening meal outdoors is sheer perfection. The key for me is to make as much as possible ahead of time, so that when the guests arrive I can enjoy socializing. But, let


Easy dinner recipes: Three quinoa salad ideas for Gluten-Free Wednesday
Los Angeles Times
A South American grain-like crop, quinoa has come to be recognized as a nutrient-dense superfood. The seeds, or “grains” (quinoa is not a true cereal, though its seeds resemble and are used like grains) of the plant can be found at most supermarkets

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Easy dinner recipes: Three quinoa salad ideas for Gluten-Free Wednesday
Los Angeles Times
A South American grain-like crop, quinoa has come to be recognized as a nutrient-dense superfood. The seeds, or “grains” (quinoa is not a true cereal, though its seeds resemble and are used like grains) of the plant can be found at most supermarkets


Easy dinner recipes: Great ideas using 6 ingredients in 30 minutes or less
Los Angeles Times
Looking to fix dinner fast tonight? Each of these ideas uses only six ingredients and comes together in 30 minutes or less. Fix the recipes as they are, mix and match, or use them as templates to create your own dishes, adding additional flavorings or …


Red Quinoa Salad With Black Beans and Avocado
Lincoln Journal Star
Rinse quinoa well, then put it in a saucepan with 2 cups water and bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer, cover and cook until all water is absorbed (about 15 minutes). The quinoa is done when the grain appears soft and the red becomes translucent. The


Quick Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad
Parade
She is a student at California State University, Chico studying nutrition and food science. She currently lives in Chico but is originally from Sonoma County. You can see more of Christina’s recipes on her website CandidCameraCooking and on YouTube.


Quick Quinoa Tabbouleh Salad
Parade
She is a student at California State University, Chico studying nutrition and food science. She currently lives in Chico but is originally from Sonoma County. You can see more of Christina’s recipes on her website CandidCameraCooking and on YouTube.

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Nuwi Quinoa Drinkable Snacks Introduces Three New Flavors
BevNET.com
Not only is NUWI’s main ingredient quinoa, which is already packed with protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals, but incorporating real vegetables that are also rich in these same qualities will further assist consumers in living a healthy lifestyle. To


Fast & Furious Weeknight Cooking: Quinoa and Zucchini Stuffed Peppers
San Jose Mercury News
During the late summer months, my produce creativity seems to drop off slightly. I’m grilling, for the most part, whatever I have on hand. There are no recipes, just salads and bowls of grains with grilled vegetables, topped with a bit of hummus or


Quick Yogi Bowl for Busy Nights
Shape Magazine
When you don’t want to cook, dinner doesn’t get easier than this nutrient-rich yogi bowl with quinoa, black beans, and veggies from Go Sweet and Skinny creator Cassandra Bodzak. Simply combine leftovers and whatever vegetables you have handy, then …


Asian Broccoli Slaw with Quinoa
Shape Magazine
Go Sweet and Skinny creator Cassandra Bodzak demonstrates how to combine broccoli slaw, edamame, and toasted almonds with quinoa and a creamy sesame, garlic, and ginger dressing for a light, crunchy, filling, and healthy Asian-inspired side or main.


Recipe: Peri peri chicken quinoa salad
Stuff.co.nz
Quinoa (pronounced “Keenwah”) is gluten free, high in protein and known as a “super grain” for its many nutritional qualities and health benefits. Originally a staple of the Andean region, it is now becoming increasingly popular in western society as

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Easy dinner recipes: Great lentil, quinoa and rice salads in under an hour
Los Angeles Times
Quinoa and kale salad: Dark green julienned strips of kale are tossed with nutty quinoa and sunflower seeds, colorful bell pepper and red grapes, then dressed with a bright Champagne vinaigrette. Parmigiano and manchego cheese lend a subtle richness; …


Philly.com (blog)

Recipe: Roasted sweet potato, quinoa and kale salad
Philly.com (blog)
Recently, I tried the Roasted Sweet Potato, Quinoa and Kale Salad recipe inspired by Eat Yourself Skinny. This salad (recipe here) is wonderful to have on hand for a Meatless Monday meal, a quick lunch fix or a satisfying dinner with the addition of