How to cook quinoa? All you need to know about quinoa.

How to cook quinoa?

How to cook quinoa?

Should you cook it the same as rice or potatoes? Or perhaps steam it? Do you wash it before cooking? Should you put salt in? How to prevent it from stickiness and do not overcook it?

If you always wanted to know the answers to those questions, read on, this article is perfect for you.

Below you can learn how to cook perfect quinoa, so it remains nice and fluffy. You will find out about all the tools you need and learn a few tricks to prevent quinoa from becoming bitter.

Pay attention and You will become quinoa cooking master in no time.

How to cook quinoa?

How to cook quinoa?

Ingredients

  • 1 part of quinoa
  • 2 parts of water

Directions

  1. Place the quinoa into a fine mesh colander and rinse under running water for 30 seconds.
  2. Combine the quinoa and water in a pot (or a saucepan) and bring to boil. Then reduce the heat and cook the quinoa uncovered for 15-20 minutes, or until all the water is absorbed.
  3. When quinoa is done, remove from heat, cover, and let the quinoa steam for 5 minutes.
  4. Remove the lid and fluff the quinoa with a fork. Season with salt, to taste.

How to cook quinoa?
Prep Time
1 min
Cook Time
20 mins
Total Time
21 mins
 

A foolproof way of cooking the quinoa correctly. 

Keyword: quinoa,
Servings: 2
Author: tasteisyours
Ingredients
  • 1 part quinoa
  • 2 parts water
Instructions
  1. Place the quinoa into a fine mesh colander and rinse under running water for 30 seconds.

  2. Combine the quinoa and water in a pot (or a saucepan) and bring to boil. Then reduce the heat and cook the quinoa uncovered for 15-20 minutes, or until all the water is absorbed. 

  3. When quinoa is done, remove from heat, cover, and let the quinoa steam for 5 minutes.

  4. Remove the lid and fluff the quinoa with a fork. Season with salt, to taste.

 

How to cook quinoa?

 

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