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Spicy Thai Coconut Quinoa -Punchfork — The best Vegetarian recipes from top food sites

Spicy Thai Coconut Quinoa

Spicy Thai Coconut Quinoa -Punchfork — The best Vegetarian recipes from top food sites

I've got this on my list for this week.  Will post pics and review after we give it a try!

Quinoa mac n cheese

I've got this on my list for this week. Will post pics and review after we give it a try!

Feeling Crazy for Quinoa?  Click on the picture to be taken to a page with links to at least a dozen quinoa recipes!

Crazy for Quinoa

Feeling Crazy for Quinoa? Click on the picture to be taken to a page with links to at least a dozen quinoa recipes!

20 Quinoa Recipes to LOVE from some of my favorite food bloggers!  Pin this for a quick quinoa reference.  #quinoa #recipes #healthy HealthyMomsKitchen.com

20 Quinoa Recipes to LOVE!

20 Quinoa Recipes to LOVE from some of my favorite food bloggers! Pin this for a quick quinoa reference. #quinoa #recipes #healthy HealthyMomsKitchen.com

Quinoa Salad. It's filled with fresh, healthy veggies, and it offers plenty of protein. #quinoa #protein #recipe

Quinoa Salad

Quinoa Salad. It's filled with fresh, healthy veggies, and it offers plenty of protein. #quinoa #protein #recipe

Mini Ham and Cheese Quinoa Cups #breakfast #breakfastrecipe #recipe @Iowa Girl Eats | iowagirleats.com

Mini Ham and Cheese Quinoa Cups

Mini Ham and Cheese Quinoa Cups #breakfast #breakfastrecipe #recipe @Iowa Girl Eats | iowagirleats.com

All My Great Ideas Are Really From Pinterest: Quinoa Mac & Cheese

All My Great Ideas Are Really From Pinterest: Quinoa Mac & Cheese

Quinoa Salad (with almonds, yellow pepper, zucchini, celery, lime and green onions).  10 points total, 2 servings, 5 points each

Quinoa Salad with Toasted Almonds

Quinoa Salad (with almonds, yellow pepper, zucchini, celery, lime and green onions). 10 points total, 2 servings, 5 points each

Nutty in flavor, quinoa is high in protein, fiber, and vitamins. A great choice to pair with tomatoes, spinach, and feta cheese for this 30-minute main dish recipe.

Greek Quinoa and Avocados

Nutty in flavor, quinoa is high in protein, fiber, and vitamins. A great choice to pair with tomatoes, spinach, and feta cheese for this 30-minute main dish recipe.

goat cheese, garlic, herbs                  Anytime I have leftover cooked quinoa, I make these little patties. They're good hot or cold and are well suited to fighting afternoon hunger pangs. It's a bit of a stretch, but they could be described as a (very) distant cousin of arancini, Italy's beloved deep-fried risotto balls. In contrast, these are pan-fried in a touch of oil, and smushed flat in the pan to get as much surface browning and crust as possible. I'm including my basic version…

Little Quinoa Patties

goat cheese, garlic, herbs Anytime I have leftover cooked quinoa, I make these little patties. They're good hot or cold and are well suited to fighting afternoon hunger pangs. It's a bit of a stretch, but they could be described as a (very) distant cousin of arancini, Italy's beloved deep-fried risotto balls. In contrast, these are pan-fried in a touch of oil, and smushed flat in the pan to get as much surface browning and crust as possible. I'm including my basic version…

Southwestern Quinoa Salad:      3/4 cup quinoa (rinsed if needed, check the package)     1 1/2 cup water     1/2 tsp. salt     1 red bell pepper, chopped into small dice     1 can black beans, rinsed and drained     1/2 cup thinly sliced green onion     1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro  For the dressing:      2 T fresh-squeezed lime juice     1 tsp. ground cumin     1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper     fresh ground black pepper to taste     1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil

Southwestern Quinoa Salad

Southwestern Quinoa Salad: 3/4 cup quinoa (rinsed if needed, check the package) 1 1/2 cup water 1/2 tsp. salt 1 red bell pepper, chopped into small dice 1 can black beans, rinsed and drained 1/2 cup thinly sliced green onion 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro For the dressing: 2 T fresh-squeezed lime juice 1 tsp. ground cumin 1/2 tsp. cayenne pepper fresh ground black pepper to taste 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil