Quinoa & Black Beans Recipe

This delightful recipe is delicious and filling enough to be a main dish. It's packed with protein and fiber!
  • Prep time: 5 minutes
  • Chill/Cook time: 25 minutes
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  • Servings: 4

This recipe was provided by a guest, host or consultant. Since it has not been tested by our kitchen, Tastefully Simple cannot guarantee its results or any dietary claims.

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In a saucepan, heat oil over medium heat. Add Onion Onion and Garlic Garlic and allow to lightly brown, about 30-60 seconds. Add quinoa, chicken broth, Cumin and Seasoned Salt to saucepan. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, for about 20-25 minutes. Add black beans and mix well. Serve warm or chilled. You can also add chopped cilantro to this dish for a burst of fresh flavor!

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Packed with Protein and YUMMY! So good and filling. Great for the main dish. We ate it for Meatless Monday.
Date published: 2016-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Protein on Protein - LOVE IT I made this as a side dish, yet it could EASILY be a main vegetarian dish. It was quick, easy and made Quinoa taste AMAZING! The volume of food is enough for a side dish for dinner and a main lunch the next day.
Date published: 2016-02-27
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