Healthy Mushroom Quinoa

Mushroom Quinoa

Today’s recipe is for healthy quinoa with mushrooms. It is great for a side dish, but feel free to add chicken if you’d like and turn it into a meal.
Full of protein and gluten free, quinoa is very easy to cook and a perfect product for healthy recipes.

Healthy Mushroom Quinoa
Recipe Type: Main
Author: Lyubomira L
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Serves: 2
Quinoa With Mushrooms
  • 1 cup quinoa (rinsed)
  • 2 cups water
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 3 tsp olive oil
  • 3 cups mushrooms
  • 1 small onion (diced)
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 cube chicken bullion (1 tbsp)
  • 1 tsp parsley
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  1. In a large pan combine chicken bullion, butter and water. Add quinoa. Set temperature to high, bring to a boil and then cover and reduce heat to low. Cook for 20 minutes until quinoa absorbs the liquid. Fluff with fork. Set a side.
  2. In a different pan cook mushrooms in olive oil until they release water and then add onion, black pepper and garlic powder. Cook for 5-7 more minutes on medium heat. Add parsley and lemon juice. Add cooked quinoa and mix well. Serve the dish warm.