Indian-spiced Squash Soup with Crispy Quinoa

Ingredients: 2 pounds whole squash 1 shallot 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 tablespoon curry powder 1/2 tablespoon garam masala 1/2 teaspoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon cayenne 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 2 cups vegetable broth 1/2 cup coconut milk For the garnish: Fresh cilantro and crispy quinoa For the quinoa: 1/4 cup almonds 1/3 cup uncooked quinoa,…

Enchilada Quinoa Bake

Ingredients: 1 cup uncooked quinoa, rinsed 2 cups water 1 Tbs oil 1 medium onion, diced 1 jalapeño, seeds and ribs removed, and diced 1 1/2 cups cooked black beans, drained and rinsed 2 cups cooked and shredded chicken (optional) 1 cup corn kernels (fresh or frozen) 1 (15-oz) can fire-roasted diced tomatoes 1 tsp…

Cinnamon Quinoa Granola

Ingredients: 3/4 cup honey 1/2 cup solid coconut oil 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon Pinch salt 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 3 cups rolled oats 1/2 cup raw quinoa, rinsed well in cold water 2 cups roughly chopped raw almonds 1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut 1 egg white, beaten 1-2 cups dried fruits Preheat oven to 325…

Multi-Grain No-Knead Bread

Ingredients: 2 tbsp rolled oats 2 tbsp quinoa 2 tbsp pepitas 2 tbsp water 1 1/2 cups lukewarm water 1/2 tablespoon instant yeast 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt 2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup rye flour 1/2 cup wheat flour Instructions: In a small bowl, combine oats, quinoa, sunflower seeds, and 2 tbsp water. Let…

Pizza Quinoa

Ingredients: 2 tsp olive oil 1/2 yellow onion, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 8 oz. can tomato sauce 1 cup water 1 cup quinoa, rinsed and drained 2/3 cup shredded Parmesan cheese 1-2 tomatoes, cored, seeded, and diced 2 Tbs chopped fresh basil 1/2 tsp red pepper flakes…

Eggplant and Quinoa Salad

1 small eggplant sea salt extra virgin olive oil za’atar seasoning 1/2 cup quinoa, rinsed 1/2 small red onion, sliced thin generous handful each of fresh basil, dill and cilantro 2 Tbsp. capers, roughly chopped 1 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil 2 Tbsp. red wine vinegar 2 tsp. honey or agave nectar 1/3 cup toasted pine…