Tag : quinoa

Quinoa Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

Quinoa Oatmeal Cranberry Cookies

I know, I know, another cookie recipe. But this one isn’t as much a cookie recipe as it is a power-bar-health-nut kinda recipe. Sure it has two kinds of sugar … ok, three kinds if you count the honey, but the rest of the ingredients are pretty healthy. Or so I’m led to believe reading […]

Baked Quinoa Patties and Broccoli Pesto Quinoa Salad

Baked Quinoa Patties and Broccoli Pesto Quinoa Salad

Since I moved to St. Louis (nearly two years ago – wow) there is one habit that I have picked up: buying in bulk. In New York you have to only buy the exact amount of stuff you need at any given time because you have no place to store anything in your tiny 400 […]

Of Quinoa Pilaf and Pronunciation

Of Quinoa Pilaf and Pronunciation

Yeah, so turns out that I have been pronouncing “quinoa” like a rube and not like the well-heeled food aficionado that I should be. Apparently, it is not pronounced as mighty “quinn-o-a” which is how I’ve been saying it hither and yon, but more like “keen-wa” or in some circles “kee-NO-aa.” I feel like Whole […]

Quinoa with Moroccan Winter Squash and Carrot Stew

Quinoa seems to be the in thing to be eating these days. It’s cheap, it’s healthy, and as long as you rinse it first it’s pretty easy to digest. It’s not exactly rice and it’s not exactly cous cous but in a lot of respects it’s like a cross between the two. My first exploration […]

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