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13 quinoa recipes for morning, noon, and night
A superfood for every occasion
 
You may not be able to say it, but you should definitely eat it.
You may not be able to say it, but you should definitely eat it. (FOOD52.com)

With chia seeds popping up in the breakfast aisle and kale on every corner, it's easy to think that we're living in the superfood golden days. While it's true that people ate berries, salmon, and dark leafy greens long before marketing geniuses came up with the concept of superfoods, it's also probably true that we enjoy more obscure grains than our grandparents did.

Chances are, your grandmother did not eat quinoa. Maybe you didn't even eat quinoa — until it became ubiquitous overnight, that is. Now it's showing up in your breakfast, your lunch, your dinner, even your dessert. Here are 13 ways to make a meal of it.

Yogurt with toasted quinoa, dates, and almonds by Amanda Hesser



Guacamole quinoa by foxeslovelemons



Quinoa cookies with coconut and chocolate chunks by Loves Food Loves to Eat



Quinoa salad with hazelnuts, apple, and dried Cranberries by darksideofthespoon



Maple quinoa granola by spacekase



Red quinoa salad with spicy lime vinaigrette by Jillian Bernardini



Lemon herb quinoa with hemp seeds, spring peas, and basil by Gena Hamshaw



Buffalo-style quinoa chili by Stacy McCann



One pot kale and quinoa pilaf by deensiebat



Black bean and quinoa veggie burgers by Sonali aka the Foodie Physician



Oats and quinoa breakfast bars by CravingSomethingHealthy



Quinoa and mango salad with lemony-ginger dressing by jenniebgood



Toasted almond and coconut quinoa porridge by Gena Hamshaw

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