25 Best Quinoa Recipes

Quinoa Bites

Quinoa Bites
2.9

2 Cups Cooked Quinoa1 Egg1 Cup Shredded Carrot2 Cloves Garlic, minced2 Tbsp Fresh Basil, chopped1/2 Cup Parmesan Cheese1 Tbsp FlourSalt and PepperPreheat ...


By Whitney Backsen

Crispy Quinoa Bites

Crispy Quinoa Bites
2.95

Ah, quinoa. How I love thee. I love your soft, fluffy texture. If you too love this darling quinoa seed, then I know you’ll love this recipe with tiny ...


By Amie Valpone

Quinoa-Berry Salad

Quinoa-Berry Salad
3

There’s nothing quite like a bowl of quinoa and greens. And a few fresh raspberries and blackberries, too. So pretty and so easy to make. Just a few ...


By Amie Valpone

QUINOA STUFFED CHICKEN BREASTS:

QUINOA STUFFED CHICKEN BREASTS:
3.25

It's 2013 and if you want to stick to your new years resolution to get fit and fab, Quinoa is going to be your new best friend! It's just as satisfying as ...


By Nina Safar

Quinoa-Stuffed Acorn Squash

Quinoa-Stuffed Acorn Squash
3

Nothing screams fall more than acorn squashes, and when they're stuffed with other seasonal ingredients like mushrooms, chickpeas, cranberries, and pumpkin ...


By Chef Matt Shields of Matt's Pantry

Quinoa Breakfast Burritos Recipe

Quinoa Breakfast Burritos Recipe
3

Working directly with pop star Janet Jackson, Chef Andre Carthen has concocted more than 40 recipes with an accent on healthy living for her new book, True ...


By The Today Show

Warm Quinoa Salad

Warm Quinoa Salad
4.25

This hearty vegetarian meal with quinoa is sort of like a Mediterranean twist on classic rice and beans. Click here to see more Easy Dinner Recipes. 


By Molly Aronica

Quinoa Vegetable Salad

Quinoa Vegetable Salad
1

 Perfect for an outdoor picnic or a light lunch, this quinoa vegetable salad tosses together bright and fresh flavors such as ginger, lime juice, and ...


By Carol Kicinski

Hazelnut Quinoa-Stuffed Peppers

Hazelnut Quinoa-Stuffed Peppers
3.65

Shallots and hazelnuts are sautéed together and seasoned with cumin and garlic before being mixed with protein-packed grain quinoa. The bell pepper "bowls" ...


By Meatless Monday

Quinoa Tabbouleh Recipe

Quinoa Tabbouleh Recipe
3.15

This spin on the classic Middle Eastern salad, "tabbouleh," swaps traditionally used bulgur wheat (which you could also use) for nutritional, superstar ...


By Erika Lenkert

Avocado and Mint Quinoa Salad

Avocado and Mint Quinoa Salad
2.9

This quinoa salad is a good balance between having some carbs in your meal and wanting a light, fresh salad. It's fast, healthy and can also be made in ...


By Ali Rosen

Quinoa Salad with Mango and Kale Recipe

Quinoa Salad with Mango and Kale Recipe
3.25

When packing up a meal for a picnic, tailgate, or even a potluck at a friend's house, nothing beats hearty grain-based salads that can be made in advance — ...


By Allison Beck

Chef Nikki Cascone's Red Quinoa Salad Recipe

Chef Nikki Cascone's Red Quinoa Salad Recipe
3.2

Quinoa, considered almost a complete protein, is wonderful tossed in salads like this one.Click here to see the Mommy-To-Be Eating Q&A with Nikki Cascone.


By Nikki Cascone

Warm and Nutty Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa

Warm and Nutty Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa
2.9

Make this protein- and fiber-packed breakfast dish part of the morning routine and feel like a champion. Feel free to try brown rice or oatmeal in place of ...


By Maya Nahra

Gluten-Free Honey-Soaked Cilantro Quinoa

Gluten-Free Honey-Soaked Cilantro Quinoa
3.1

Let’s clean out our pantries, shall we? And while we’re at it, let’s toss all that summer-fresh cilantro and sweet, ripe oranges into the mix, as well. If ...


By Amie Valpone

Three-Bean Salad with Quinoa

Three-Bean Salad with Quinoa
3.3

Summer green beans are here! Perhaps other beans, too, so substitute any of the three beans with what you can get on sale or from your garden... or the ...


By Whole Foods Market

Spiced Chocolate Quinoa Pudding with Fresh Berries

Spiced Chocolate Quinoa Pudding with Fresh Berries
2.3

I started working with quinoa in Brazil. It's fluffy, light texture and delicate, nutty flavor as well as its powerhouse nutritional profile all interested ...


By Hubert Keller

Healthy Chicken and Quinoa Salad

Healthy Chicken and Quinoa Salad
2.85

Crunchy and slightly bitter, this easy salad is a healthy and tasty dish to make for dinner or the night before for lunch the next day. In fact, as the acid ...


By Yasmin Fahr

Warm Quinoa Salad with Orange-Blossom Vinaigrette

Warm Quinoa Salad with Orange-Blossom Vinaigrette
5

A healthy salad from chef Ray Garcia, created in part for Fig Restaurant's collaboration with Exhale Spa (also located inside the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & ...


By Ray Garcia

Quinoa with Mustard Greens and Chickpeas Recipe

Quinoa with Mustard Greens and Chickpeas Recipe
3.65

Here’s a quick and easy way to work more veggies into your diet. Mustard greens are an excellent source of vitamins A and C, and quinoa keeps you feeling ...


By Kath Younger

Quinoa Salad Dressed in Yassa Sauce

Quinoa Salad Dressed in Yassa Sauce

This recipe comes from Kitchens of Africa, a line of gourmet jarred sauces that's flavors are so bold and exotic, you might just want to use it on ...


By MeganByrne

Quinoa with Sweet Potatoes and Kale

Quinoa with Sweet Potatoes and Kale
4.5

For a quick and easy weeknight meal, this tasty quinoa dish delivers nutritional value while satisfying your hunger. Click here to see 10 Quick and Easy ...


By Emily Jacobs

Quinoa with Watercress, Pears, and Pomegranates

Quinoa with Watercress, Pears, and Pomegranates

This dish combines quinoa with the delicious flavor combination of sweet pears, tart pomegranate seeds, and peppery watercress.


By Whole Foods Market

Carrot, Asparagus, and Mushroom Quinoa Salad

Carrot, Asparagus, and Mushroom Quinoa Salad

Enjoy a healthy meal with this salad recipe. It's easy to make when you have people coming over. 


By Jim Love

Quinoa with Watercress, Pears, and Pomegranates

Quinoa with Watercress, Pears, and Pomegranates
4

This dish combines quinoa with the delicious flavor combination of sweet pears, tart pomegranate seeds, and peppery watercress.


By Whole Foods Market

Best Quinoa Recipes

What is Quinoa?

With the new organic health movement pushing less meat and more vegetables in our diets, there is still a great need for natural and affordable foods that are high in protein. The search for a healthy, organic alternative to meat has seemingly come to an end with the discovery of quinoa.