Quinoa

Quinoa Tabbouleh

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  Hi all! Its been a really really long time since I posted a recipe (gulp, like….seriously guys, its been almost a year!). As with many of you, life has gotten really busy. In March of 2016 I went back to work full time. Previously I had been doing social media work part-time and also […]

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Quinoa Salad with Peas, Mint and Feta

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Summer is all about freshness, and that’s exactly what this quinoa salad with peas, mint and feta is. Its perfect for a light lunch or side salad. If you have fresh peas in your garden, they would go wonderfully, but because mine aren’t ready yet, I opted for frozen thawed peas. The multi-color quinoa gives […]

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Quinoa Pizza Bites

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Pizza in any way, shape or form is welcomed by me, and most kids. Anything that reminds me of pizza makes me very happy. That’s why I love these quinoa pizza bites. I’ve seen some variations on Pinterest and wanted to come up with my own version. I love that these are gluten-free (just be […]

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Chocolate Quinoa Muffins

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Muffins that taste like a decadent chocolate cake? Yep, these are it! Hard to believe these muffins are completely flourless and the main ingredient is cooked quinoa.  A great friend of mine made a version of these and they were amazing! So I knew I had to give them a try. You won’t be able […]

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Roasted Vegetable Quinoa

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Vegetarian doesn’t mean boring, and this Roasted Vegetable Quinoa proves it.  There are some bright and fresh flavors in this dish, and its great served warm, room temperature, or cold. Its a perfect potluck dish as it makes a hefty batch (10 cups), but if that’s too much, you can easily halve the recipe. There […]

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Rainbow Quinoa Salad

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Everyone has heard about quinoa by now, but many are stumped with what to do with it.  Its the perfect summer salad grain in my opinion.  So versatile, and light.  This salad has virturally every color of the rainbow (hence the name).  The dressing is sweet and tangy and would go amazing with anything you’ve […]

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