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10 Healthy Quinoa Recipes

There are a lot of great reasons why quinoa is considered to be a superfood. It gives you a lot of energy with contents like magnesium and iron. It is full of fiber. In addition, this healthy grain can be a good lunch, dinner or breakfast and can even be taken as a dessert. If you like to cook quinoa, you must try these recipes:-

  • Quinoa Tabbouleh: This tasty dish combines fresh herbs and quinoa and is a great option for a healthy lunch. You can prepare this dish ahead of time and eat for whole week. Here’s the recipe:

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  • Quinoa Pancakes: These mini patties are made of Parmesan cheese, fresh basil and garlic. These are perfect for a light lunch when combined with spinach leaves. You can add more flavor to it by adding a topping of salsa which has zero calories.

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  • Energy-Revving Quinoa: If you are feeling sluggish, then Quinoa is the best thing. It gives you energy with a good amount of magnesium, iron and fiber. The black beans that are filled with protein will keep you very full and satisfied.

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  • Quinoa and Chickpea Burger: These meatless, quinoa and chickpea versions of beef burgers are a great meal for the whole family.

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  • Lemon-Blueberry Quinoa Porridge: If you are tired of oatmeal, you should try quinoa porridge. The porridge is filled with blueberries which are rich in antioxidants and protein filled almonds.

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  • Quinoa Ginger-Pecan Muffins: The muffins that we buy from the market are usually filled with calories and fat. If you want to have a good diet, try these nutty muffins.

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  • Tomatoes with Sausage and Green Goddess Dressing: This is different from the usual salad. It is full of belly-flattening protein because of quinoa and chicken sausage. It is great for lunch.

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  • Quinoa and Onion Risotto with Creme Fraiche and Hazelnuts: This rissoto goes well with pork and ham. Hazelnuts and onions give the risotto a crunchy and chewy texture.

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  • Quinoa Pudding: Quinoa can be eaten as dessert as well. It is very common in countries like Peru to use it in custards and puddings. Quinoa pudding is a glutten free recipe which is similar to rice pudding.

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  • Stuffed Butternut Squash With Quinoa: This dish is great for a vegetarian supper and contains pine nut, pepper and quinoa.

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10 Yummy Cake Recipes

The Egyptians were the first to show advanced baking skills. Even the Medieval European bakers make gingerbread and fruitcakes. A combination of refined flour, shortening, eggs, shortening, milk and other flavors are used to make a cake. There are a lot of yummy cakes that you can make at home. Here we give you 10 interesting recipes.

  • Moist Chocolate Cake: This cake is very special. It is perfect for family parties and celebrations. This chocolate cake is delicious and is very light.
Photo Courtesy: foodess
Photo Courtesy: foodess

Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/iH5rsS

  • Pineapple Orange Cake: This cake is easy to prepare but tastes really good. This recipe will surely steal the show.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/a9PIFb

  • Hot Milk Cake: This is a simple yet old-fashioned cake that tastes really good.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/AsCv70

  • Sandy’s Chocolate Cake: This recipe was found on AllRecipes.com. This is the best chocolate cake that you will ever have.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/Ng7nhz

  • Potluck Banana Cake: The frosting of coffee flavor goes well with this moist banana cake.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/ugNW8X

  • Classic Carrot Cake: This recipe of the carrot cake is something that you will try multiple times. The secret to this recipe is the condensed milk, spices and flecks of carrot.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/Ol1fET

  • Toffee Poke Cake: This is a simple recipe. It will be a favorite dessert among your family and friends.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/52fpGQ

  • Buttermilk Pound Cake: This is a delicious pound cake. It is best served with macerated strawberries.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/y4SqRr

  • Marvelous Cannoli Cake: This rich cake is very delicious and is filled with vanilla and chocolate fillings.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/eS65C1

  • Lemon Chiffon Cake: This cake is moist, fluffy and light. It is a perfect cake to be served to guests.

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Here’s the recipe: http://goo.gl/3hHEDc