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Chicken with Peas & Quinoa

Rated as 1.5 out of 5 Stars

"Ever tried quinoa? It makes a nice substitute for rice or couscous, and this recipe is a delicious introduction to its fabulous taste and texture."
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40 m servings 499
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Heat the oil in a 12-inch skillet over medium-high heat. Add the chicken and cook for 10 minutes or until well browned on both sides. Remove the chicken from the skillet, cover and keep warm.
  2. Add the paprika and quinoa to the skillet and stir to coat. Stir in the broth and sauce and heat to a boil. Reduce the heat to medium. Cover and cook for 15 minutes or until the quinoa is tender. Stir in the peas. Return the chicken to the skillet. Cook until the chicken is cooked through.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 499 calories; 11.3 63.2 36.6 66 1079 Full nutrition

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What is the goal of this recipe? Honestly this recipe is for people who have no taste buds. Too many strong flavors and not enough actual flavor. No thanks. I’ll take my quinoa without the marin...

Nice concept and I had everything on hand but the quinoa didn’t cook up right at all. Had to add more water to it. If I did it again, I’d cook everything separate but then the dinner wouldn’t ha...