Quinoa

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Quinoa and Feta-stuffed Aubergines

Quinoa and Feta-stuffed Aubergines
  • Serves 4

  • 30 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for vegetarians

Scrumptious and super simple – a healthy twist on a stuffed veg classic.

Spiced Sardine Fillets with Moroccan Relish and Jewelled Quinoa

Spiced Sardine Fillets with Moroccan Relish and Jewelled Quinoa
  • Serves 2

  • 20 minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for gluten-free

This blazing feast of a dish shouts out that summer’s coming!

Quinoa, Rice and Sweetcorn Fritters with Smoked Tomato Chutney

Quinoa, Rice and Sweetcorn Fritters with Smoked Tomato Chutney
  • Serves 2

  • 1 hour

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

Crunchy sweetcorn and quinoa fritters with deliciously sweet, rustic smoked tomato chutney – perfect!

Dairy-Free Quinoa Porridge with Goji Berries and Blackberries

Dairy-Free Quinoa Porridge with Goji Berries and Blackberries
  • Serves 4

  • 15 Minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free

“This quick and easy breakfast is perfect for when you’re busy but need to get a nutritious breakfast in, couldn’t […]

Creamy Quinoa and Courgette Salad

Creamy Quinoa and Courgette Salad
  • Serves 2

  • 10 Minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

This Quinoa and Courgette salad feels creamy and indulgent but is a light accompaniment to any meal!

Creamed Quinoa Pud with Blackberry Compote

Creamed Quinoa Pud with Blackberry Compote
  • Serves 2

  • 10 Minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

A great ending to any meal – especially when you’re still trying to be healthy!

Quinoa and Superseed Pancakes with Elderflower-Poached Blackberries

Quinoa and Superseed Pancakes with Elderflower-Poached Blackberries
  • Serves 2

  • 20 minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Beginner

A pretty brunch dish of American style fluffy pancakes with our Super Seed Mix and Elderflower Poached Blackberries

Choco-Chai Quinoa Breakfast Bowl

Choco-Chai Quinoa Breakfast Bowl
  • Serves 2

  • 15 Minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

Perfect breakfast for a lazy Sunday when you fancy a treat!

Chocolate and Quinoa Muffins

Chocolate and Quinoa Muffins
  • Serves 8

  • 30 Minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

These muffins give you that sugar fix whilst feeling a little less guilty!

Slow-roasted pork belly with Quinoa and Super Seed Stuffing

Slow-roasted pork belly with Quinoa and Super Seed Stuffing
  • Serves 4

  • 4 hours

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for gluten-free

The perfect stuffing to accompany pork with the added crunch from our Super Seed Mix

Rice and Quinoa Pudding with Vanilla and Poached Rhubarb

Rice and Quinoa Pudding with Vanilla and Poached Rhubarb
  • Serves 2

  • 20 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

A little twist on the classic by using Merchant Gourmet Simply Cooked Wholegrain Rice and Quinoa with the comforting flavour of vanilla

Chestnut and Quinoa Energy Balls

Chestnut and Quinoa Energy Balls
  • Serves 6

  • 30 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

Powerfully flavoured, packed full of energy and delicately decorated, these chestnut and quinoa protein balls are the perfect healthy snack

Quinoa and Superseed Pancakes with Elderflower-Poached Blackberries

Quinoa and Superseed Pancakes with Elderflower-Poached Blackberries
  • Serves 4

  • 30 minutes

  • 4 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

The quinoa and seed mix makes the pancakes modern and interesting.

Quinoa Cottage Pie

Quinoa Cottage Pie
  • Serves 6

  • 60 minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

A hearty filling dish for those dark cosy evenings in.

Quinoa Greek Salad

Quinoa Greek Salad
  • Serves 2

  • 10 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

Couldn’t be simpler, just mix and serve for a fresh Greek salad with added texture from our simply cooked grains!

Quinoa Latkes with Herby Crème Fraîche

Quinoa Latkes with Herby Crème Fraîche
  • Serves 4

  • 20 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for vegetarians

These latkes are extra crunchy with the added Quinoa.

Quinoa Pancakes with Mango & Passion fruit syrup

Quinoa Pancakes with Mango & Passion fruit syrup
  • Serves 4

  • 30 minutes

  • 4 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

A little twist on the classic – with a delicious fruity syrup that the whole family will be a fan of.

Super Tasty Quinoa Salad

Super Tasty Quinoa Salad
  • Serves 2

  • 10 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

This colourful salad is full of goodness, flavour and texture.

Blueberry, Banana and Quinoa Muffins

Blueberry, Banana and Quinoa Muffins
  • Serves 8

  • 45 mins

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

Quinoa is a fantastic source of protein & other nutrients. Using it to make muffins makes for a great breakfast or a nourishing post-workout treat.

Colourful Chopped Salad with Quinoa

Colourful Chopped Salad with Quinoa
  • Serves 2

  • 10 Minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

This is unbelievably simple. Just prep all the ingredients and mix together, toss with some dressing and serve!

Baked Quinoa, Pistachio and Cranberry Granola

Baked Quinoa, Pistachio and Cranberry Granola
  • Serves 8

  • 30 Minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for vegetarians

A super tasty granola with our superseedingly good Super Seeds

Bacon and Parmesan Quinoa Balls

Bacon and Parmesan Quinoa Balls
  • Serves 8

  • 1 hour

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for dairy-free

These quinoa balls are seriously yummy. Ideal for a quick midweek meal

Crisp Vegetable and Quinoa Coleslaw

Crisp Vegetable and Quinoa Coleslaw
  • Serves 2

  • 10 Minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

This joyously colourful combination is fresh, feisty and full of goodness and can be transformed from a side dish into a light lunch

Seeded Quinoa, Cinnamon, Almond and Plum Cake

Seeded Quinoa, Cinnamon, Almond and Plum Cake
  • Serves 8

  • 1 hour

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for vegetarians

A beautifully delicate cake with halved plums and a crunchy almond topping – best served warm with creme fraiche

Quinoa Porridge with Orange and Dried Fruits

Quinoa Porridge with Orange and Dried Fruits
  • Serves 2

  • 20 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

A fresh citrus-y dairy free porridge with British Quinoa instead of oats.

Quinoa Salad with Chickpeas, Feta and Apples

Quinoa Salad with Chickpeas, Feta and Apples
  • Serves 4

  • 10 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for vegetarians

Using quinoa with chickpeas, feta and apples is a refreshing salad idea perfect for on the go lunches in the office or out and about.

Quinoa Salad with Mozzarella and Roasted Beetroot

Quinoa Salad with Mozzarella and Roasted Beetroot
  • Serves 2

  • 30 minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

The whole salad can be prepared a day ahead. Just add the basil and mozzarella at the last minute.

Quinoa Tricolore Salad

Quinoa Tricolore Salad
  • Serves 2

  • 10 minutes

  • 1 pan

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

Lots of colour, lots of flavour! Knock this fresh salad up in no time for a nutritious lunch or light dinner.

Herby Quinoa Falafels

Herby Quinoa Falafels
  • Serves 6

  • 45 minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Proficient

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

These falafels will keep for a few days in the fridge, so why not make a batch and use them throughout the week for a quick, healthy, yummy lunch?

Vegan Coconut Quinoa Porridge with Raspberry Chia Jam

Vegan Coconut Quinoa Porridge with Raspberry Chia Jam
  • Serves 2

  • 10 minutes + overnight soaking

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for dairy-free, gluten-free, vegans and vegetarians

This creamy vegan porridge is perfect as a quick on the go breakfast. It’s an interesting, healthy, and different spin on overnight oats served with delicious raspberry chia jam.

Quinoa and Cauliflower Cheese

Quinoa and Cauliflower Cheese
  • Serves 6

  • 40 minutes

  • 3 pans

  • Beginner

Suitable for gluten-free and vegetarians

How about this for a twist on a Great British Classic!

Dark Chocolate and Orange Quinoa Cookies

Dark Chocolate and Orange Quinoa Cookies
  • Serves 8

  • 30 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Beginner

Who doesn’t love a naughty chocolate treat?! These chocolate cookies are a slightly more healthy version of a classic favourite and perfect for a snack when those sugar cravings hit.

PORTOBELLO MUSHROOMS STUFFED WITH SPINACH, QUINOA AND PANCETTA

PORTOBELLO MUSHROOMS STUFFED WITH SPINACH, QUINOA AND PANCETTA
  • Serves 4

  • 30 minutes

  • 2 pans

  • Proficient

These stuffed mushrooms are really tasty and can be served as either a starter or main course