5-ingredient Lemon Turmeric Quinoa

Prep / Cook / Total2 / 15 / 17min
Recipe typeVegan Friendly
CuisineSide
Serves4

Ingredients

  • 3 cups cooked quinoa (from 1 cup uncooked)
  • 1 tsp coconut oil
  • Juice and zest of ½ a lemon (about 1 tbsp juice, 1 tsp zest)
  • 1 ½ tsp turmeric powder
  • ¼ – ½ tsp salt
  • optional add-ins:
  • chopped green onions
  • thai basil
  • ground black pepper
  • cashews, etc.

Instructions

  • Cook quinoa until light and fluffy, about 10 – 15 minutes
  • Allow the quinoa to cool until it’s warm to the touch, then stir in the remaining ingredients. Taste and adjust salt as needed.
  • If using, stir in add-ins and serve with your favourite dish!