Honey Cilantro Soaked Quinoa
Recipe type: Side Dish
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Serves: 4
 
Gluten-Free and Vegetarian
Ingredients
  • 1½ cups quinoa
  • 1 Tbsp. honey
  • ⅓ cup fresh cilantro, finely chopped
  • ⅓ cup peanuts
  • Juice of 1 fresh orange
  • 2 Tbsp. fresh orange zest
  • 2 scallions, thinly sliced
  • ¼ tsp. sea salt
  • ¼ tsp. freshly ground white pepper
Instructions
  1. Cook quinoa according to package directions. Remove from heat and immediately transfer to a large bowl. Add honey; gently toss to combine. Set aside covered for 10 minutes to soak.
  2. Mix in remaining ingredients.
  3. Transfer to serving bowls. Serve warm or chilled.
  4. Enjoy.
Notes
Servings: 4 Serving Size: ~ ½ cup Calories: 299.8 g • Fat: 5.2 g • Protein: 9.9 g • Carb: 54.5 g • Fiber: 5.1g • Sugar: 10.5 g • Sodium: 113.1 mg
Recipe by Gluten Free Recipes - The Healthy Apple at http://thehealthyapple.com/2012/09/07/honey-cilantro-soaked-quinoa/