Organic Black Quinoa

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OliveNation Organic Quinoa, grown in the Andes for centuries, was a staple in the diet of Incas Pronounced ‘keen-wah', black quinoa has an earthy and sweet flavor and makes a healthily alternative to rice or couscous. Quinoa is high in protein and essential amino acids. It is also is high in Vitamins B & E, iron, zinc, potassium and calcium.

There are three main varieties of quinoa: Red, Black and White. Quinoa is a popular ingredient in Mediterranean and Middle Eastern foods, like tabouli.

OliveNation Organic Black Quinoa remains a little crunchy when cooked, making it an excellent ingredient in salads or as a side dish. Cook black quinoa and mix with fresh vegetables, fresh lemon juice and olive oil for a refreshing summer salad.
 

How to Prepare Organic Black Quinoa

Rinse the quinoa to remove any saponins, a naturally occurring bitter coating. Boil 2 cups of water or stock, then add 1 cup of quinoa. Reduce the heat to low and simmer for 15 - 20 minutes. It is done when the grain pops and you see a ‘curly tail’.
*One cup dry yields 2 cups cooked.

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Additional Information

INGREDIENTS:
Black Quinoa
NUTRITION:
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MSDS:
ALLERGENSTATEMENT:
COA:
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FIDS:
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SPEC:
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GLUTEN FREE:
Yes
KOSHER:
Yes
ORGANIC:
Yes
ALCOHOL FREE:
No
MADE IN USA:
Yes
PG FREE:
No
FLAVOR:
Quinoa
FORM:
Cooking
NON_GMO:
-
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