Quinoa Pulao

 

Ingredients 

 

  • Quinoa grains - 2 cups
  • Spinach – 1/2 cup 
  • Medium onion - 1
  • Medium carrot - 1
  • 5 - 6 Button mushrooms 
  • 5 - 6 Beans 
  • Corn - 1/2 cup

 

Spices

 

  • Cumin seeds - 1 tsp
  • Red chilli powder- 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder - 1 tsp     
  • Salt as required
  • Garam masala powder- 1 tsp

 

Method

 

- Take two cups of quinoa grains. Wash and rinse. Soak for half an hour in the water. 

- Heat oil in the pan then add cumin seeds. 

- When they change colour, put onion and saute till lightly brown 

- Add carrot, fresh beans, corn, mushroom and salt to taste

- Heat for 2-3 minutes. Add Quinoa grains. Mix in it

- Add red chilli powder and turmeric powder.

- Add spinach and 3 cups of water and mix well.

- Bring to a boil, cover and cook till the Quinoa is done completely and serve hot.

- Serve with any sauce.