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Quinoa Side Dish - melany - 05-20-2012 02:13 AM

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Ingredients
1 tablespoon butter
1 cup uncooked quinoa
2 cups vegetable broth
2 teaspoons chopped garlic
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
1/2 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 dash fresh lemon juice (optional)
[hide]Directions
Melt butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Add the quinoa, and toast, stirring occasionally, until lightly browned, about 5 minutes. Stir in broth, and bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer, cover, and cook for 15 minutes, or until quinoa is tender.
In a bowl, toss quinoa together with garlic, parsley, thyme, salt, and onion. Sprinkle with lemon juice, and serve.[/hide]


RE: Quinoa Side Dish - puplover10 - 05-30-2012 06:13 PM

i have never heard of this thing quiono...can someone tell me what is it..!!


RE: Quinoa Side Dish - idealistinfire - 05-30-2012 08:30 PM

i have heard of this thing but never tried making one of these...definately something to try for..!


RE: Quinoa Side Dish - pkelley - 05-30-2012 09:15 PM

this is one of the best things and most nutritious dont know any other regional names..!!