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Cooked Quinoa



Quinoa is a nutritious, gluten-free grain that is high in protein and fiber. It has a mild, nutty flavor and a fluffy, creamy texture when cooked. Quinoa is a great addition to salads, soups, and stir-fries,etc. Cooked quinoa can also be used as a substitute for rice or other grains for pulao and biryani or serve plain cooked quinoa which goes well with curry and dal.

Macronutrients Breakdown

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Get the best of both worlds - the taste you love and the health benefits you need - with Cooked Quinoa

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1 cup


2 cups

olive oil

1 teaspoon

Salt and pepper to taste



Step 1:

Rinse the quinoa in a fine mesh strainer.

Step 2:

Heat the olive oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat.

Step 3:

Add the quinoa and toast for 2-3 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Step 4:

Add the water and bring to a boil.

Step 5:

Reduce the heat to low and simmer for 15 minutes, or until the quinoa is cooked and the water is absorbed.

Step 6:

Remove from heat and fluff with a fork.

Step 7:

Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Step 8:

Serve warm. Enjoy!

Did you know?

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How many users have tracked it?

We've got some serious foodies in our community! 18018 users have chowed down on Cooked Quinoa a whopping 63536 times.

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Where was it consumed the most?

Hungry much? These cities certainly are! Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Mumbai, Delhi are the top 5 cities gobbling up Cooked Quinoa like there's no tomorrow.

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When was it eaten the most?

When it comes to Cooked Quinoa, our users are head over heels in august, but the interest cools down in april.

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Who preferred this food the most?

It's official: Cooked Quinoa is the food of choice for 24-27 female, with people of >40 BMI also on board.

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