Tag Archive | "quinoa"

Quinoa Chili-Stuffed Peppers

Saturday, October 5, 2013


Mix your favorite chili with quinoa and stuff the mixture in Anaheim, Pasilla or other chile peppers for a colorful and flavorful appetizer or main course.

Soy-Ginger Chicken Quinoa Wraps

Tuesday, September 10, 2013


I have recently found that quinoa is a great addition to my back-to-school repertoire because these soy-ginger quinoa salad wraps, for example, can be made in advance and stored in the refrigerator, ready to go for lunches, after-school snacks, and busy weeknight dinners.

Quinoa Taco Salad {Stuffed Peppers}

Friday, June 7, 2013


Inspired by one of my family's favorite appetizers {Stuffed Jalapenos}, a recipe which I will share with you soon, I decided to stuff some mini sweet peppers that were leftover from a Cinco de Mayo fiesta at my son's preschool. A variation of my quinoa "taco" salad {without chicken} was a healthy stuffing that was easy to mound inside the small peppers.

Italian Quinoa Salad

Friday, March 22, 2013


This could also be called the cleaning-out-the-fridge salad because that's literally what I was doing the first time I made it. However, we knew it was a keeper when we went to the store the next day to buy the same ingredients for another batch.

Chicken Quinoa Quesadilla

Thursday, October 18, 2012


The day after I made the chicken quinoa taco salad I made quesadillas with the leftovers. Considering that the taco salad was acutally a leftover meal, that means that I got three completely different meals out of our chicken tacos. That's music to my ears for busy weekday dinners and lunches!

Chicken Quinoa Taco Salad

Monday, October 15, 2012


Adding quinoa to the mix is a great way to add protein along with other nutrients to this healthy and flavorful taco salad. If you have the chicken and salsa done in advance, it's a quick way to turn leftover tacos into a new meal.

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