How to Cook Quinoa
How to Cook Quinoa – follow these tips to make perfectly cooked fluffy quinoa.
of quinoa to 1 ¾ cups of water
Wash the quinoa under cold water in a fine strainer, gently rubbing the seeds together with your hands. This will ensure that your quinoa doesn’t taste bitter.
In a pot, combine 1 cup of washed quinoa to 1 ¾ cups of water.
Add a pinch of salt and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat to very low and cover with a lid.
Simmer quinoa over a low heat for 15 minutes or until all the water has been absorbed. Then turn off the heat.
Rest the quinoa for 10 minutes and fluff it up with a fork before serving.
1 cup of uncooked quinoa makes about 3 cups of cooked quinoa.