Spiced Quinoa

Spiced Quinoa

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  • Prep Time

    minutes

  • Total Time

    minutes

  • Servings

    servings


Ingredients

  • 1

    tablespoon olive oil

  • 1

    small onion, chopped

  • 1

    clove garlic, minced

  • ¾

    cup quinoa

  • teaspoons curry powder

  • ½

    teaspoon salt

  • ½

    teaspoon black pepper

  • ½

    teaspoon cumin

  • ¼

    teaspoon cinnamon

  • cups chicken stock

  • 1

    (14 ounce) can garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed

  • ½

    cup toasted pine nuts

  • ½

    cup raisins, soaked in hot water and drained (optional)

Directions

Stir together the olive oil, onion, and garlic in a saucepan over medium heat until the onion has softened and turned translucent, about 5 minutes. Stir in the quinoa, curry powder, salt, pepper, cumin, cinnamon, and chicken stock. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to medium-low, cover, and simmer 20 minutes until the quinoa is tender. Once the quinoa has finished cooking, stir in the drained garbanzo beans, toasted pine nuts, and raisins. Serve warm or cold.


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