Tag Archives: Quinoa

Salmon & Quinoa Patties

This is a delicious way to get more healthy omega-3 fats into your diet and an even better way to use up leftover quinoa. Besides being high in protein, these patties are loaded with nutrients from both the wild salmon and the quinoa, a superfood high in magnesium, fibre, antioxidants and numerous other nutrients. (We invite you to check out this article from our friends at...

Moroccan Chickpeas & Sweet Potatoes

This fragrant dish is hearty, healthy and packed with bold flavours. The warming spices, inspired by Moroccan flavours, contain many anti-inflammatory and healing properties.  The quinoa and chickpeas add enough plant-based protein and fibre to make this hearty and nourishing enough to be a stand alone dish.

We love using quinoa in this recipe as it is high in magnesium, protein, fibre, antioxidants and numerous other...

Caprese Quinoa Salad

Fresh and fragrant, delicious and satisfying. The classic Italian antipasto salad, Caprese, becomes more nourishing by combining it with protein-packed and mineral-rich quinoa. Plus, adding some dark leafy greens, such as baby spinach, makes this delicious dish even healthier! Best served cold as a side, or alternatively can be eaten as a vegetarian meal given it is loaded with protein from both the quinoa...

Kale and Quinoa Tabbouleh

This is a healthy dish made even healthier! Tabbouleh is an vegetarian dish, or salad, that typically consists of tomatoes, parsley, bulgar wheat (or couscous) and lots of other fresh ingredients. This version uses quinoa, making this dish gluten-free, and adds baby kale helping to boost the nutritional profile even higher. Lemony and fresh, this dish is delicious even during the winter months when we want a light side to...

The Kale Crusader Salad

We call this dish the crusader because it is a powerful combination of ingredients that works hard to fill you with powerful antioxidants, raw enzymes, plant-based protein, healthy fats, vitamins and minerals that will leave you feeling satisfied and supercharged! Make a big batch and use it throughout the week as a meal (just add some additional protein), a side to any meal...