Quinoa Porridge

Quinoa Nutritions

Prep Time: 15 mins and Cook Time: 5 mins

Ingredients needed:

  • Quinoa - 1/4 cup (uncooked)
  • Low fat Milk - 3/4 cup - Almond milk or soy milk for vegans
  • Honey or Organic palm jaggery - 1-2 tbsp
  • Dates - chopped - 3-4
  • Raisins/currants - 2 tbsp
  • Toasted almonds thinly sliced - 4
  • Walnuts - 4 chopped
  • Hazelnuts - 3 chopped
  • Cinnamon powder - 1/4 tsp (optional)

Preparation:

  • Rinse Quinoa for few times in cold water.
  • Bring Quinoa and Water to a boil in a medium Saucepan, and then reduce to a simmer.
  • Simmer for 15-20 minutes until Quinoa is fluffy and cooked through. Remove from heat and let set for five minutes or so.
  • Add Milk to the cooked Quinoa and cook for another 4-5 minutes until creamy. Add palm sugar, chopped dates, raisins and chopped nuts. Mix in cinnamon powder if you like the flavor and serve warm.