- Our top 20 Quinoa Recipes!
- Everyday Quinoa with Lemon, Shallots and Herbs
- Lemony Chickpea Quinoa Salad
- Broccoli Quinoa Cakes!
- Broccoli Quinoa Cakes! |30-sec video
- Moroccan Lentil Quinoa Soup
- Carrot Salad with Quinoa and Almonds
- Peruvian Burritos with Aji Verde Sauce (Vegan!)
- Quinoa Stuffed Poblano with Mole Negro Sauce
- Crispy Vegan Quinoa Cakes with Tomato-Chickpea Relish
- Chickpea Quinoa Veggie Burgers
- Baked Quinoa with Corn, Zucchini, Feta & Fresh Tomato Relish
- Beet Bliss Bowl
- Kale and Quinoa Salad with Apples
- Breakfast Bowls
- Strawberry Quinoa “Tabouli “Salad!
- Quinoa Asparagus Salad (aka Spring Tabouli)
- Moroccan Salad with Blood Oranges, Quinoa, Olives, Almonds and Mint
- Holiday Crunch Salad
Here are 20 of our Best Quinoa Recipes that will not only leave you feeling nourished and satisfied but will DELIGHT your taste buds, as well!
Many of you have been asking for more recipes featuring Quinoa- a mighty little superfood packed full of protein and fiber –so here are 20 of our most popular, highly-rated, globally-inspired Quinoa Recipes to put on your meal plan these next few weeks. Most of these are plant-powered and meatless, along with many vegan options as well! Let us know your favorites in the comments below!
Our top 20 Quinoa Recipes!
Everyday Quinoa with Lemon, Shallots and Herbs
Simple, but incredibly delicious, this Everyday Quinoa with Lemon, Shallot and Herbs is our “go-to” side dish that compliments so many things. Vegan, gluten-free and full of flavor, it’s one of my favorite quinoa recipes on the blog! Make a big batch for the workweek.
Lemony Chickpea Quinoa Salad
We can’t get enough of this Lemony Chickpea Quinoa Salad! It’s made with cucumber, tomato, dill, parsley and the most flavorful Preserved Lemon Dressing -vegan, healthy, and full of so much flavor. The perfect quinoa recipe for summer!
Broccoli Quinoa Cakes!
These Broccoli Quinoa Cakes are delicious and hearty, with great flavor and texture. Make them ahead and reheat for midweek meals- a tasty healthy quinoa recipe your whole family will love!
Broccoli Quinoa Cakes! |30-sec video
Moroccan Lentil Quinoa Soup
One of our favorite vegan soups, This Moroccan Red Lentil Quinoa Soup is made with simple ingredients and is full of so delicious flavor! Very easy- make this in an Instant Pot or stovetop.
Carrot Salad with Quinoa and Almonds
This crunchy, satisfying Carrot Quinoa Salad with Almonds and Apple Cider Vinaigrette is another good make-ahead salad, perfect for midweek lunches, to serve it as a tasty side at dinnertime.
Peruvian Burritos with Aji Verde Sauce (Vegan!)
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These savory, hearty Peruvian Burritos are filled with quinoa, roasted sweet potato, fresh corn, peppers, and creamy black beans, then drizzled with spicy Peruvian Green Sauce. A flavor bomb! Vegan and Delicious!
Quinoa Stuffed Poblano with Mole Negro Sauce
This Quinoa Stuffed Poblano Chili is filled with black beans, quinoa, goat cheese, topped with a dark complex Mole Negro Sauce. A special, decadent meal that will WOW your taste buds. Save this one for a special occasion.
Crispy Vegan Quinoa Cakes with Tomato-Chickpea Relish
One of the “oldest” recipes on the blog, these Crispy Vegan Quinoa Cakes with Tomato Chickpea Relish- is still one of our go-to meals around here. So hearty and satisfying, and full of delicious flavors. Keep it vegan or add goat cheese crumbles.
Chickpea Quinoa Veggie Burgers
Packed with nutritious ingredients, this Chickpea Quinoa Veggie Burger is full of savory delicious flavor and satisfying texture. Great with a variety of toppings. Vegetarian and Gluten-free, Vegan-adaptable!
Baked Quinoa with Corn, Zucchini, Feta & Fresh Tomato Relish
Baked Quinoa with Zucchini, Corn and feta, topped with a fresh Tomato Relish. A healthy, easy vegetarian dinner recipe, perfect for summer!
Beet Bliss Bowl
Brighten up your day with this Beet Bliss Bowl! A simple vegan bowl made with beets, quinoa, avocado and chickpeas-that can be made in under 30 minutes! Great for meal-prepping, bright and playful, and guaranteed to lift your spirits!
Lemony Chicken Arugula Quinoa SaladLemony Chicken Arugula Quinoa Salad with Avocado and Creamy Basil Dressing- an easy low-carb, high protein salad that is full of amazing flavor! For a veggie option, sub Crispy Tofu!
Kale and Quinoa Salad with Apples
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Kale & Quinoa Salad with Apples, Chickpeas and Currants! A hearty vegan salad that can be made ahead- perfect for potlucks, gatherings or midweek lunches!
Vegetarian Stuffed Peppers with Quinoa, Eggplant and Chickpeas with Zhoug Yogurt. A flavorful vegetarian dinner!
These delicious, healthy make-ahead Breakfast Bowls are full of whole grains like quinoa or millet and topped with fresh healthy ingredients. Vegan and gluten-free-adaptable.
Strawberry Quinoa “Tabouli “Salad!
Strawberry Quinoa “Tabouli” Salad – a twist on traditional tabouli, this spring-inspired version is made with quinoa, parsley, mint, and cucumber. Add avocado, toasted, slivered almonds, or feta if you like!
Quinoa Asparagus Salad (aka Spring Tabouli)
This Quinoa Asparagus Salad (aka “Spring Tabouli”) is made with asparagus, fresh peas, parsley, fresh dill, lemon, sliced almonds, avocado and optional goat or feta cheese. A healthy, vegan-adaptable salad that can be made ahead- perfect for barbecues, potlucks, and outdoor gatherings.
Moroccan Salad with Blood Oranges, Quinoa, Olives, Almonds and Mint
Moroccan Quinoa and Blood Orange Salad with Almonds, olives, and mint. An oldie but goodie on the blog.
Holiday Crunch Salad
Save this recipe until pomegranates are in season! This Holiday Crunch Salad is made with Quinoa, almonds, avocado, loads of herbs and fresh pomegranate- this one is full of so many healthy nutrients, and most of all flavor. One of the most popular quinoa recipes on the blog!