Energy-Revving Quinoa

Energy-Revving Quinoa

412
SHARE

Quinoa is one of the trendiest foods around, and for good reason: This earthy whole grain, which hails from South America, is packed with protein and fiber—a perfect combination for those who are looking to stay energized and keep their metabolism humming.

Black beans (another excellent source of fiber), fresh veggies, and fragrant spices round out this satisfying dish. Make it as a main meal for lunch or as a side dish with dinner.

Enjoy this amazing quinoa recipe!

quinoa

Ingredients

1 cup cooked quinoa

1/3 cup canned low-sodium black beans, drained and rinsed

1 small tomato, chopped

1 scallion, sliced

1 teaspoon olive oil

1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice

Pinch of salt

Pinch of freshly ground black pepper

Original recipe makes 1 Serving
Ready in 1 1/2 cups

Preparation

In a medium bowl, gently toss all ingredients to combine ans enjoy!