Quinoa is a hot food trend, and for good reason: It's hearty, it's full of protein and fiber, and it makes a wonderful alternative to rice. Try one of our favorite dishes -- including quinoa salad recipes, quinoa chicken dishes, and more -- featuring this nutritious ancient grain. Plus, check out our video for how to cook quinoa perfectly every time.
Enjoy fresh summer flavors in this gazpacho with added protein and fiber from quinoa and a juicy boost from ripe summer fruit. This quinoa recipe is a new summer staple.
Quinoa, an ancient grain that's packed with nutrients, picks up hints of ginger, lime, garlic, and sweet cherries in this beautiful quinoa salad recipe.
All of your favorite Greek flavors -- feta, oregano, olives, and onion -- join forces with lentils and quinoa to make a comforting yet light Mediterranean dinner recipe.
Ready for a stick-to-your-ribs quinoa recipe? Dive into this colorful quinoa stew that's studded with spicy Italian sausage and colorful sweet peppers.
Perfectly cooked quinoa is only four steps and 20 minutes away, making it one of the fastest, easiest grains to add to recipes.
A complex flavor profile need not take all night to create. In fact, 25 minutes of prep is all you need for this elegant quinoa recipe. Start with quinoa as a base, and add tender, earthy beets, sweet mandarin oranges, and fragrant fennel.
Pumpkin seeds, almonds, and oats come together in this tasty quinoa granola. It's a delicious, protein-packed snack all on its own, or try it with sliced fruit and milk or yogurt as a satisfying breakfast option.
The key to the hearty crust in our irresistible, cheesy spinach-and-mushroom quiche? Quinoa! It adds a hearty base to a breakfast favorite.
Trying to eat better? Replace regular white rice with quinoa in your favorite dishes. Artichokes, carrots, and olives give this healthy chicken quinoa recipe a little Mediterranean flavor.
Savory, sweet, and with a hit of spice from chile peppers, this quinoa salad is great for summer picnics, barbecues, or simple dinners. Bonus: It's packed with protein!
It's not often the words "healthy" and "cupcakes" are used in the same sentence. So what's the secret? Quinoa, applesauce, and zucchini bring a healthy twist to these tasty cupcakes.
If you're looking for a fresh dinner idea, try this healthy quinoa recipe. It's loaded with veggies and can be made ahead of time and chilled for up to 24 hours.
Crispy on the outside, soft and flavorful on the inside, these vegetarian quinoa patties feature bold flavor from fresh herbs and a touch of cayenne. To save prep time, prepare the ingredients using a food processor.
Roasted beets and garlic combine with fluffy cooked quinoa and a sprinkling of chives to create a unique and hearty side dish that you'll want to keep in your recipe arsenal.
Dress up your morning egg with a little extra protein, thanks to salsa-sauced quinoa. A bed of green chile peppers adds even more Tex-Mex magic to your morning.
Fresh vegetables, creamy avocados, and savory feta cheese team up with quinoa for a quick quinoa recipe that can work for a main dish or side.
Corn, beets, and fresh herbs take center stage in this easy quinoa recipe. The brightly flavored lemon dressing makes it light and refreshing.
A unique pepper-and-orange marinade gives this spiced spatchcock chicken its bold flavor. Pair with a tropical mango- and black bean-studded quinoa salad for a complete (and totally delicious!) Mexican meal.
Simple cooked quinoa gets a jolt of heat from chipotle pepper and a fresh burst from cilantro. A fresh kale and bean salad and adobo-rubbed chicken round out this healthy quinoa recipe.
Start your day with a protein-packed bowl of sweet and creamy quinoa. You can use any berry that you have on hand, though strawberries complement nutty quinoa especially well.
If you want an easy quinoa salad that's loaded with bright flavor, this one's for you. Summer squash and mint lend a little lightness to this hearty grain recipe.
This simple quinoa salad is tossed with a honey, lemon, and oregano dressing and topped with thinly sliced tuna steaks. As healthy dinners go, this quinoa recipe is a must-try.