7 Quinoa Recipes for Weight Loss
Weight Loss Recipes
Quinoa may be a “health food,” but that doesn’t mean you will lose weight every time you use the grain. Yes, the grain is packed with protein and loaded with essential amino acids and fiber, but once you add less virtuous, calorie and fat-laden ingredients to the mix, that recipe you found online may not be the best dish for trim-down success.
To help all you health-minded quinoa lovers out there, we’ve scoured the net. Whether you’re looking for a new go-to healthy lunch or a virtuous take on your favorite “bad” food, you’re sure to find something you’ll love in this collection. Check them out and also add these
Nutrition: 315 calories, 8.9 g fat (1.7 g sat fat), 289.3 mg sodium, 7.9 g fiber, 8.4 g sugar, 23.7 g protein
Just what you need to get through the last of the winter weather: rich chicken thighs, warming Eastern spices and a hefty dose of protein. This comforting dish can be made in your slow cooker. Don’t have one? Don’t fret: It comes together easily in one pot and the stove does almost all of the work.
Get the recipe from Pinch of Yum.