5 Perfect Quinoa Breakfast Recipes

Start your day with a healthy, protein-packed breakfast

This tiny seed is a nutritional powerhouse. (Photo Modified: Flickr/SweetOnVeg)

Fruited Breakfast Quinoa


(Photo Modified: Flickr/SweetOnVeg)
This recipe makes the prefect quick and healthy breakfast. Cook quinoa (or use leftover quinoa that was cooked in water) then combine it with almond milk and fruit for a sweet and wholesome start to your day. Click here for the recipe.

Red, White, and Blueberry Quinoa Salad

Meatless Monday

Lots of fresh fruit, lots of protein-packed quinoa, and lots of flavor make this healthy dish the real breakfast of champions. Top it with a tart grapefruit vinaigrette for breakfast quinoa perfection. Click here for the recipe.

Warm and Nutty Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa

Cooking quinoa in milk gives it a rich flavor and a creamy texture. When the quinoa is fully cooked, add cinnamon, honey, nuts, and dried fruit for a warm and healthy porridge. Click here for the recipe.

Quinoa and Apple Breakfast Cereal Recipe


This delicious protein-packed breakfast cereal would also make a sweet side dish for chicken or pork. Make a double batch, have some for breakfast, and then save the leftovers for dinner! Click here for the recipe.

Crispy Quinoa Bites

Amie Valpone

Perfect for a healthy, savory breakfast on the go, these baked quinoa bites are cheesy and delicious. Plus, they’re loaded with flavor thanks to the Vidalia onions, minced garlic, fresh basil, and chili powder. Click here for the recipe.

Kristie Collado is The Daily Meal’s Cook Editor. Follow her on Twitter @KColladoCook.