Quinoa with Salmon and a Sesame Soy Vinaigrette

Quinoa bowl with Mixed Veg Baked Salmon and a Sesame & Soy vinaigrette I think that Quinoa is a but ho-hum until you load it up with veg and a great dressing. It is a perfect receptacle for flavour though so load it up with lots of your favourites along with loads of chopped fresh herbs for a delicious full of goodness lunch or dinner … Continue reading Quinoa with Salmon and a Sesame Soy Vinaigrette

Griddled Spicy Prawns with Quinoa Salad and Harissa Mayonnaise

We are on holidays at the moment and its a great time to decompress, reconnect and relax. Its only when i get away that i realise how hectic normal life is. Up early, rush to work, work the day , battle the traffic, pick up eva, get home and think about dinner before everyone gets too hungry and a low blood sugar row erupts… Familiar … Continue reading Griddled Spicy Prawns with Quinoa Salad and Harissa Mayonnaise

Red quinoa burgers & green goddess vegetables

I’m having a love affair with Green Goddess dressing, OMG how delicious it is. Now, I realise I have come to it late (it’s from the 20’s apparently) but i just discovered a recipe for it tucked among the sheets of my mum’s recipe books. I love the zingy herby punchy flavours and poured over blanched vegetables with these red quinoa burgers was an amazing … Continue reading Red quinoa burgers & green goddess vegetables

Superwraps – Paratha style breads made with Quinoa

Quinoa sounds like a strange ingredient for a bread but it actually adds great flavour and texture to this paratha stlye flatbread. An extra bonus is the the healthy dose of protein you get. Traditional Indian style flatbreads are made with whole wheat dough and often stuffed with fillings such as potatoes, vegetables and the like. These are a much better version as not only … Continue reading Superwraps – Paratha style breads made with Quinoa