Veggie-Packed Quinoa Fried Rice


December 11, 2020 By: Comments
Tagged: Dinner Dinner. Healthy Dinner Healthy Dinner. Broccoli Broccoli. Bell Pepper Bell Pepper. Stir Fried Stir Fried. Onions Onions. Vegetarian Vegetarian. Eggs Eggs. Corn Corn. Asian Asian. Gluten-Free Gluten-Free.
Prep:
15 minutes
Cook:
15 minutes
Serves:
4
Whether you’re following a new year’s resolution or simply trying to choose better-for-you foods, quinoa is a grain that you may want to try. It’s super nutritious and goes perfectly with lots of different dishes, including our recipe for Quinoa Veggie Fried Rice. So, if fried rice is one of your favorite foods to choose at Asian-style restaurants, try making this recipe idea for lunch or dinner! And when shopping for the ingredients at your local Food Lion, keep an eye out for Nature’s Promise quinoa for a more affordable selection.

Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Make the sauce by whisking together the soy sauce, honey, sriracha, sesame oil, garlic, and ginger. Set aside.
  2. Heat 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the eggs and cook for 2-3 minutes. Transfer the eggs to a plate and set aside.
  3. Add the remaining tablespoon of vegetable oil to the skillet and add the broccoli, onion, bell pepper, and corn kernels. Sauté the vegetables until tender and beginning to brown, about 7 minutes.
  4. Add the quinoa, eggs, and reserved sauce and continue to cook, stirring frequently for 2-3 minutes.
  5. Garnish with the sliced scallions.

Recipe Tip: Make this dish even easier by using your favorite store-bought stir fry sauce.