QUINOA SALAD with GRILLED HALLOUMI

My latest food crush – halloumi. It’s this wonderful salty squeaky Cypriot cheese. It has a high melting point which lends itself well to grilling. Here is a wonderfully fresh and tasty salad, perfect for a simple evening meal. QUINOA SALAD with GRILLED HALLOUMI 1 tbsp red wine vinegar 1 large garlic clove, shredded 1 tsp sugar 1 tsp dried chili flakes 4 tbsp olive […]

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SOUTHWESTERN QUINOA CASSEROLE

Southwestern Quinoa Casserole* 1 cup quinoa rinsed 2 cups chicken or vegetable stock 2 cups chopped grilled chicken 1 packet taco seasoning **   1/2 of a medium onion diced   1 jalapeño seeds and ribs removed, diced 1 red pepper seeds and ribs removed diced 1 clove garlic minced 1 1/2 tablespoons oil 1 cup canned corn 1- 14 oz. can black beans drained […]

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ZUCCHINI QUINOA PATTIES with LEMON YOGURT SAUCE

A vegetarian dish for Meatless Monday… This is a bit of a cheat because it is unlikely that I would take the time to cook the quinoa on the boat to make this dish (just one burner, remember?) …I could – just more work and more pots to wash. But I quite often would cook grains ahead of time at home and bring a good […]

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