Category Archives: Quinoa

Quinoa Casserole (Base Recipe, with Variations)

This is one of those experiments where I throw together a bunch of leftovers, and liked it, so I want to remember what I did. It’s also very adaptable, and can easily be modified. I’m giving a couple of examples. … Continue reading

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Black Bean Quinoa Casserole

I made this up last week. A friend has teenagers who’ve gone vegetarian, and is wracking his brains to figure out what to feed them. I was thinking of his dilemma while cooking and this was the result. I will … Continue reading

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Banana Foster Quinoa Pudding

Our church choir traditionally has a Mardi Gras party with potluck. This is my first time since going gluten free. They are going to TRY making a gluten-free roux for the big pots of gumbo, and I struggled with what … Continue reading

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Pic of the Day – Quinoa Coconut Milk Custard

Yesterday, as part of cleaning out the basement more, I found in the pantry a box of coconut milk beverage that had just expired. I was looking for a way to use it up fast, and after a surprising amount … Continue reading

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Quinoa & Brussell Sprouts Casserole

Today my long sought, long awaited, recently ordered from Amazon, black quinoa. After gleefully ripping the tape off the box (bare fingers, I was too impatient for scissors), I mixed some of the black with some red and white, tossed … Continue reading

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Stovetop Quinoa Breakfast Custard

2 large eggs, beaten 3 T maple syrup 1/2 t gr cinnamon 1/4 t salt (opt) 1 C milk 1 & 1/2 C cooked quinoa Mix all. My oven is busted so I ‘baked’ this in a large fry pan … Continue reading

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Quinoa Mango Coconut Salad

It’s smackdab the middle of the summer. Real summer, hot weather, cool meals. Minimal cooking. Light meals. Fresh produce whenever possible. This little delight fits all the criteria. It’s just me here to eat this stuff, so I didn’t make … Continue reading

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