Perfect Quinoa - one of the world’s most perfect foods, due to its high nutritional content. Compared to other vegetables, it’s high in protein, calcium, Vitamin B, and iron. It’s also gluten-free. And — fun fact — apparently the Incas thought it was sacred, because eating it regularly appeared to provide a long, healthy life.
Quinoa Salad with Pears, Baby Spinach and Chick Peas in a Maple Vinaigrette. *Made this and OH MY GOODNESS. The flavors were amazing, especially with the homemade maple vinaigrette. We added chopped apples and almonds to the mix. Definitely worth making!*