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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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