Quinoa Pilaf with Veggies

Prep Time: 10 minutes Cooking Time: 30 minutes (to cook quinoa) Ready In: 40 minutes
  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • Add in veggies: 1 cup each of asparagus, diced carrots, red peppers, onions, mushrooms
  • Make it a Mexican Fiesta: Add 1 can black beans, 1 diced tomato, 1/2 cup corn, fresh cilantro
  • Go Greek: Add 1 can black olives, 1/2 cup sundried tomatoes, 1/2 cup feta cheese

Step 1: Prepare quinoa (2 cups vegetable broth, 1 cup water, 1 cup quinoa; cook for 25 minutes).

Step 2: Add in your favorite toppings (veggies, Mexican, Greek).

Step 3: Mix well, and serve alone or as a side dish to your favorite fish, chicken, or lean meat dish. We love pairing it with Broiled Salmon with Lemon Vinaigrette!

 

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