Vegetarian recipes and info

Tag - quinoa

Quinoa is a versatile and quick-and-easy-to-cook grain much loved by vegetarians. It’s nutty and slightly crunchy and altogether delicious. Bonus: quinoa is very healthy: it contains calcium and is one of the few sources of complete protein in the plant world.

Quinoa Pilaf

Quinoa pilafQuick-cooking quinoa and your choice of veggies makes a terrific and healthy pilaf.

Quinoa and Tater Tots

Quinoa and tater totsThe addition of quinoa makes a healthier version of tater tots.

Three-Grain Pilaf

Three grain pilafSimple but a bit more textured than rice pilaf thanks to the addition of millet and quinoa.

Black-Eyed Pea and Quinoa Croquettes

Black-eyed pea and quinoa croquettesCrunchy croquettes made from black-eyed peas and quinoa are packed with vegetarian protein.


KitchariDelicious mixture of quinoa and red lentils.

Quinoa Burgers

Quinoa burgerQuinoa and mashed potato make a light, tasty veggie burger.

Basic Boiled Quinoa

QuinoaQuinoa is faster, easier, and – in my opinion – tastier than rice. Give it a try!

Quinoa Risotto

Quinoa risottoInstead of simply boiling quinoa, take a few extra minutes to make “quinoasotto” – it’s a fluffier, tastier side dish.

Stuffed Peppers

Serve these bell peppers stuffed with tomatoes, carrots, mushrooms, and couscous alongside a green salad for a simple, filling meal.