5 Perfect Quinoa Breakfast Recipes

Fruited Breakfast Quinoa

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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 SaladClick here for the recipe.

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.

Warm and Nutty Cinnamon Breakfast QuinoaClick here for the recipe.

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.

Quinoa and Apple Breakfast Cereal RecipeClick here for the 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!

Crispy Quinoa BitesClick here for the recipe.

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.

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