Barefoot contessa quinoa recipes

It's a Party! Roasted Shrimp & Orzo Salad

It's a Party! Roasted Shrimp & Orzo Salad

BarefootContessa at Homekosher saltgood olive oil3/4 lb orzo (sub quinoa or brown rice pasta for gluten-free)1/2 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (2-3 lemons)freshly ground black pepper2 pounds shrimp, 16 to 18 count, peeled and deveined (I only used 1 lb because I'm cheap and I thought it was perfect)1 cup minced scallions, white and green parts1 cup chopped fresh dill1 cup chopped fresh flat-left parsley1 hothouse cucumber, unpeeled, seeded, and medium-diced (also known as English cucumber)1/2 cup small-diced red onion3/4 pound good feta cheese, crumbled1/4 cup pine nuts, toasted (this was my own addition b/c I couldn't believe the recipe didn't call for them
Western Tabbouleh

Western Tabbouleh

This salad, which I saw on BarefootContessa, is not really tabbouleh (sorry, Ina). 1 cup bulgur wheat (if you can't find this or want something gluten free, you can substitute with quinoa and just cook it according to the package directions)
Brown Rice Tomato Basil Salad

Brown Rice Tomato Basil Salad

It’s an oldie but good from the BarefootContessa Family Style. Cooking up a large pot of beans, or brown rice, or lentils, or quinoa once or twice a week to have on hand in the fridge can be a real time saver at meal time
Best Weight Watchers Salad Recipes, Light + Healthy

Best Weight Watchers Salad Recipes, Light + Healthy

It’s an oldie but goodie from the BarefootContessa Family Style. Lemony Lentil Quinoa Salad – Low in fat and packed with fiber, this lemony lentil quinoa salad is as good for you as it is delicious
Barbecue Beef Bolognese, AKA pasta with bbq sauce

Barbecue Beef Bolognese, AKA pasta with bbq sauce

Adapted recipe from BarefootContessa Foolproof Cookbook. 2 boxes quinoa pasta shells. My youngest, twin boys and teenage son have developed a strong sensitivity to tomatoes a couple of years ago
Gluten Free Paleo Tortillas

Gluten Free Paleo Tortillas

I spent my Sunday morning reading cookbooks in bed while watching a marathon of BarefootContessa shows
Sesame Crusted Seared Tuna Salad Bowl

Sesame Crusted Seared Tuna Salad Bowl

An original BarefootContessa recipe, at the time it was one of our favorite salads. Sweet Potato and Quinoa Power Bowl with Asian Tahini Dressing
11 Meal Prep Tips to Get You Through the Week

11 Meal Prep Tips to Get You Through the Week

I love the BarefootContessa's chicken stock recipe, but even if you're missing a couple ingredients, just throw what you have in a pot with some water and make yourself some stock

Honey-Nut Granola with Dried Fruit

well, the BarefootContessa that is. Apple Crisp MuffinsSausage, Eggs & Cheese McMuffinEggs Benedict with Smoked SalmonTex-Mex Quinoa Bowl
9 Weight Watchers Chicken Salad Recipes

9 Weight Watchers Chicken Salad Recipes

BarefootContessa Mustard Chicken Salad Makeover – Ina Garten’s Mustard Chicken Salad made lighter. Chicken and Quinoa Salad with Dried Fruit
Lemon Chicken for Two

Lemon Chicken for Two

Ina Garten made Lemon Chicken on a recent episode of “BarefootContessa”. As it baked, I cooked quinoa in chicken broth (about 15 minutes total cooking time) and steamed green beans

Inca Red Quinoa Tabbouleh

Cook the quinoa, as on package directions, in boiling water with the lemon juice, olive oil, and 1 tsp of salt. Basically, bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer until all the liquid has been absorbed and quinoa's spiral-like germ has unfurled, about 20 minutes. 1 cup inca red quinoa

Vegetable Tian - Ina Fridays

This is the second month of Ina Fridays when we cook a recipe from Ina Garten, the BarefootContessa