Cilantro Lime Quinoa

Cilantro Lime Quinoa
Cilantro Lime Quinoa
  • prep: 5 min
  • cook: 12 min
  • total: 17 min
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  • Summary

    Get your fiesta on with this zesty cilantro lime quinoa. Each bowl is gloriously gluten-free, vegan, and just plain delicious as side dish, salad topper, or burrito bowl base.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup dried quinoa , rinsed
    • 1.5 cups water
    • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro leaves
    • juice of 1/2 a lime
    • zest of 1/2 a lime
    • 1-2 TBSP olive, coconut, or avocado oil
    • salt + pepper to taste

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 3
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 313 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 13 g 19.76%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 7.42%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 3 mg 0.14%
    • Calcium: 31 mg 3.12%
    • Potassium: 402 mg 11.48%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 14.83%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 42 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 17.51%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 8 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 3 g
    • Vitamin A 1.81%
    • Vitamin C 40.28%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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