Herbed Quinoa Recipe

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Herbed Quinoa

Tiffany Whittaker

By
@Tiffanyann0725

I obtained this from the Food Network's Gluten free recipes! It is healthy, vegetarian, and gluten free! Yum!


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Rating:

Serves:

4

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

20 Min

Ingredients

2 3/4 c
cups low-sodium chicken stock (check for gluten free on the label)
1/4 c
fresh lemon juice
1 1/2 c
quinoa

DRESSING

1/4 c
extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 c
fresh lemon juice
3/4 c
chopped fresh basil leaves
1/4 c
chopped fresh parsley leaves
1 Tbsp
chopped fresh thyme leaves
2 tsp
lemon zest
1 dash(es)
salt
1 dash(es)
pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
For the quinoa: In a medium saucepan, add the chicken stock, lemon juice and quinoa. Bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Reduce the heat to a simmer, cover the pan and cook until all the liquid is absorbed, about 12 to 15 minutes.
2
For the dressing: In a small bowl, mix together the olive oil, lemon juice, basil, parsley, thyme, and lemon zest. Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
3
Pour the dressing over the quinoa and toss until all the ingredients are coated. Transfer the quinoa to a bowl. Season with salt and pepper, to taste, and serve

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy