This spicy quinoa pulao with Indian flavors is made with quinoa rather than rice for added protein!

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
cook:
20 mins
total:
35 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
4 servings
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Heat olive oil in a large wok over medium heat. Add cumin seeds and let sizzle for 30 seconds. Add garlic, ground cumin, coriander, chile powder, ginger, chile pepper, pav bhaji masala, and turmeric; saute until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Stir in onion; saute until translucent, about 5 minutes. Stir in tomatoes and cook until the tomato smell goes away. Mix in spinach; cook until wilted, 2 to 3 minutes.

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  • Pour water and quinoa into the wok. Bring to a simmer; cook, stirring occasionally, until water is absorbed, 8 to 12 minutes. Garnish with freshly chopped cilantro and lemon wedges.

Nutrition Facts

354 calories; protein 12g 24% DV; carbohydrates 54.7g 18% DV; fat 11.5g 18% DV; cholesterolmg; sodium 46.6mg 2% DV. Full Nutrition

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Rating: 4 stars
06/05/2018
I didn t add the more complex spices because I don t have a spice grinder. I will definitely make it again Read More