Quinoa is an excellent gluten free, protein rich substitute for pasta. —Diane Hoch
What You'll Need
Quinoa, dry measure, rinsed
Better than Bouillon
Medium onion, diced
Cup fresh parsley, chopped
Rinse the quinoa in cold water through a fine mesh strainer.
In a small sauce pan, bring the water and Better then Bouillon to a boil. Add the quinoa
Reduce the heat, cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Remove from heat and let sit for 5 minutes. Fluff gently with fork.
In a large skillet, add the olive oil and heat over a medium heat. Add onion and sauté until onions are translucent and carrots are soft about 3-5 minutes, add the cooked quinoa and mix to deglaze flavor. Toss in parsley. Serve and enjoy.