Tag Archives: quinoa

Quinoa Pilaf With Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Kale

Quinoa Pilaf With Sun-Dried Tomatoes & Kale

Quinoa is quickly becoming a dinner-table staple everywhere–and there’s a good reason why. This naturally gluten-free ancient grain is loaded with protein and fiber, and it makes a nutritious (and delicious!) alternative to plain-old rice. From ...
Quinoa Tabbouleh With Chickpeas & Kale

Quinoa Tabbouleh With Chickpeas & Kale

Party season is back, which means you need fresh recipes, whether you’re hosting or toting along a homemade creation to share at a picnic or potluck. In lieu of the usual mayo-coated coleslaws, creamy dips and snooze-worthy salads, toss together some ...
Gluten-Free Quinoa-Bean Burgers

Gluten-Free Quinoa-Bean Burgers

You’ve tried quinoa in salads. You’ve subbed it for rice in bowls and stir-fries. You’ve even stuffed peppers with quinoa. But have you ever considering combining it with beans to create a hearty, protein-packed, meat-free burger? With spring upon us ...
Ginger & Miso Quinoa With Chicken

Ginger & Miso Quinoa With Chicken

How quickly quinoa went from “keen-what?” to one of the most popular grains in the supermarket! Nutty, chewy and more nutritious than rice, this ancient favorite has become a modern-day staple, served up not only as a side dish but blended into break ...
Smoky Vegan Bean & Beet Patties

Smoky Vegan Bean & Beet Patties

Smoked paprika has become a highly-anticipated guest star in my culinary creations as of late. I can’t get enough of this vibrant spice and the distinctive flavor it brings to my dishes. It is especially piquant in these Vegan Bean and Beet Pat ...
5 Naturally Energizing Foods

5 Naturally Energizing Foods

Most people’s energizer of choice turns out to be coffee. In fact, 54 percent of Americans over 18 drink coffee every day. It is such a go-to that many people even prefer coffee to sex—at least first thing in the morning. (Full disclosure: I am one o ...
Apple Pie-Peanut Butter Quinoa Parfait

Apple Pie-Peanut Butter Quinoa Parfait

Breakfast or dessert? You decide. A parfait is a fun way to start the day, with colorful layers and multiple mingling textures to perk up your senses and pack in early morning nutrition. Yet, creamy peanut butter and apple pie flavor make this health ...