Easy Quinoa Sweet Porridge

August 30, 2012
Easy Quinoa Sweet Porridge

Author Notes: Here is a basic recipe for a gluten-free, GMO-free sweet porridge. There are many similar recipes, the most outstanding being spowell's Sweet Quinoa which deliciously incorporates coconut milk! The aroma of this spice combination reminds me of the holidays which feels like a special treat, and the raisins and chopped blanched almonds add balance and texture. Serve with your favorite fresh fruit for a wholesome breakfast.Cook GMO-Free

Serves: 2


  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup quinoa, washed and ready
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 cup raisins
  • 1/2 tablespoon honey
  • 1 handful chopped blanched almonds
In This Recipe


  1. Bring water, quinoa, and salt to a boil in a small saucepan. Stir, cooking approximately 15 minutes, with spices and raisins. Cook until water is sufficiently absorbed and quinoa is fluffable.
  2. Stir in honey. Serve topped with chopped blanched almonds.

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