Tag: quinoa

Quinoa Burgers to nourish y’all

These quinoa burgers are so flavorful and nutritious and packed full of protein, but the protein the quinoa supplies is complete protein, meaning that it includes ALL NINE ESSENTIAL AMINO ACIDS!  I know, all caps sounds like I’m yelling but that is exciting news!  I can’t be the only one excited […]

Quinoa burritos

Quinoa…oh how I love thee.  It nourishes me with protein and all the amino acids to make it a complete protein!  You can eat it hot, warm, or cold.  You can eat it alone, with veggies, or with fruit.  You can eat it in a salad, or burritos, or make […]

Spicin’ my way to good health

In one of my cooking classes my teacher put some turmeric into what he was cooking, I believe it was quinoa.  Someone asked why he did that and he said his family has done it all his life and he just likes the taste of it.  Well it got me […]

Basminoa~

This salad is a great way to introduce someone to quinoa if they haven’t had it before.  We are using rice and typically you would think it should be served warm but during the summer its nice to cool it down and serve it somewhat cold.  Brown basmati rice and […]

Tasty Quinoa Salad

Okay…how many times have I mentioned or asked if you have heard of quinoa and all I get are deer in the headlights looks???  Well mainly from my family…haha, love you…but actually quite a few people.  One guy actually thought I was telling them to start eating ewok!  Do you […]