I mean why not? Quinoa is pretty much like a beige couch. Or a little black dress. Or a noodle.
Sounds like a test question, eh? What do the following unrelated things have in common? Dresses and couches and noodles? Well. They are all good vehicles. Quinoa is a good vehicle. Ergo. They are all pretty much the same thing. Right? Right.
Soooo. One of the reasons that I'm glad that I have that
adapted from All Recipes
2 tsp olive oil
1 cup of uncooked quinoa
2 cups fat free chicken broth
2 tbl soy sauce
1/8 tsp ground ginger
1 clove of garlic, chopped
2 green onions, chopped
In a medium sauce pan, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the quinoa and saute for 2-3 minutes. Add the chicken broth, soy sauce, ginger and garlic. Increase heat and bring to a boil. Cover and reduce to a simmer. Simmer until all liquid has been absorbed, about 25-30 minutes. Fluff with a fork and stir in green onions.
Serving size 1/2 cup (makes about five)
Points plus 4