Sweet Potato Quinoa Casserole

Sweet Potato and Quinoa Casserole
This casserole is packed with nutrient dense sweet potatoes and quinoa with a few toasted pecans thrown in to add a bit of crunch. This casserole is perfect way to warm up winter. So colorful and festive!
Sweet Potato Quinoa Casserole

Sweet Potato Quinoa Casserole
 
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Ingredients
  • 2 medium sweet potatoes cut into ½-inch cubes
  • vegetable cooking spray
  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1½ cup vegetable broth, divided
  • ½ cup chopped toasted pecans
  • 2 Tablespoons granulated or regular brown sugar
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
  • salt and pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Spray sweet potato pieces with cooking spray to coat and roast at 350 in a 8x8-inch casserole dish until tender.
  2. While sweets cook, bring 1¼ cups vegetable broth to a boil.
  3. Add rinsed quinoa, reduce heat and simmer until cooked, about 15 minutes.
  4. Add remaining ¼ cup broth, cooked quinoa, sugar, pecans, cinnamon, salt and pepper to the sweets.
  5. Stir to combine and return to the oven and roast until thoroughly heated.

Ingredients

  • 2 medium sweet potatoes cut into 1/2-inch cubes
  • vegetable cooking spray
  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 1/2 cup vegetable broth, divided
  • 1/2 cup chopped toasted pecans
  • 2 Tablespoons granulated or regular brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  • Spray sweet potato pieces with cooking spray to coat and roast at 350 in a 8×8-inch casserole dish until tender.
  • While sweets cook, bring 1 1/4 cups vegetable broth to a boil.
  • Add rinsed quinoa, reduce heat and simmer until cooked, about 15 minutes.
  • Add remaining 1/4 cup broth, cooked quinoa, sugar, pecans, cinnamon, salt and pepper to the sweets.
  • Stir to combine and return to the oven and roast until thoroughly heated.
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  2. Gapal says:

    Your quinoa sftfued tomatoes looks very delicious. I am going to try this at home. I do have interest in cooking and I was following your blog for a while. Keep posting with lot more delicious recipes and keep blogging.

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