If you are a fanatic for clean eating and ambitious, bold flavor combinations, I think you will greatly enjoy this recipe for not only the delicious flavor but the health benefits as well! I have experimented with many clean recipes of my own on my journey to satisfy my cravings and strive for good health - this is by far one of my favorites that I've concocted myself! Hope you enjoy it as much as I have. Tastes delicious warm or cold.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
cook:
25 mins
total:
35 mins
Servings:
1
Yield:
1 servings
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Ingredients

1
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The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Combine quinoa and water in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer 15 minutes.

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  • Add lemon juice, cilantro, garlic, jalapeno, and chia seeds to the quinoa in the saucepan. Add salt and turmeric. Stir evenly and cook over medium heat until excess moisture is absorbed, about 5 minutes. Serve hot or refrigerate for a few hours.

Nutrition Facts

326 calories; protein 12.5g; carbohydrates 56.8g; fat 5.5g; sodium 168.4mg. Full Nutrition
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