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Mexican Quinoa Skillet Dinner

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Kelly Cavaliere: "Took a little longer than 30 minutes but this was…" Read More
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30Minutes
410Calories
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Ingredients

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4 SERVINGS
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 1 small yellow onion (diced)
  • 1 red bell pepper (diced)
  • 1 yellow bell pepper (diced)
  • 1 jalapeño pepper (diced*)
  • 1 cup dry quinoa (rinsed well**)
  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • 2 tablespoons taco seasoning
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 15 ounces black beans (drained and rinsed)
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 1 avocado (sliced)
  • lime wedges (for serving)
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    410Calories
    Sodium
    Fat
    Protein
    Carbs
    Fiber
    Calories410Calories from Fat130
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat14g22%
    Saturated Fat2g10%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol
    Sodium1140mg48%
    Potassium1010mg29%
    Protein14g27%
    Calories from Fat130
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate60g20%
    Dietary Fiber16g64%
    Sugars5g10%
    Vitamin A35%
    Vitamin C190%
    Calcium8%
    Iron30%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(35)

    Kelly Cavaliere 5 months ago
    Took a little longer than 30 minutes but this was a great dish and I plan to make it again!
    Joy 8 months ago
    Prep time took me longer than 7 min, and I decided to add some grilled corn and chicken to it but otherwise was super easy and tasty!
    Erica 9 months ago
    So tasty! And I love being able to put everything in one skillet. Such easy cleanup!
    Väyrynen 9 months ago
    This was great! Avocado really tops it off.
    Eric Vest 9 months ago
    It was very good but a little bland. I would up the spices a bit next time and perhaps serve with extra lime juice. The entire family liked it very much, though, so I will definitely give it another shot
    Sarah a year ago
    This is one of my new favorite recipes! I add lots of lime for extra zest.
    Sonia a year ago
    Turned out great family loved it
    Shannon Childs a year ago
    So good we've made it 3x already. So easy , filling and even the kids love it
    Alma a year ago
    I loved, loved loved this recipe!! I had 3 servings - LOL! Of course, I'll be making this again - my go to... quick dinner!!
    Karen Predmore a year ago
    My ENTIRE family loved it! This is going into a constant rotation! And SO easy my 10 year old made it!
    Heaven Evans a year ago
    It was wonderful! I kept the recipe the same, but we added guacamole and some lime Tostitos chips.
    Elena Pope a year ago
    Easy and very savory!
    Pat Dixon a year ago
    Made last night, took half down the street to a family member. All four agreed it was delicious! Will be making again and again.
    Abie a year ago
    Really delicious and filling. It’s very easy to make.
    Kyle Weyer a year ago
    Very easy and delicious!
    Aaron Seeman a year ago
    Easy...wife loved it.
    Mary Ellen 2 years ago
    Great! I added Vegan Sausage to it. Turned out great! Added some chips to scoop with.
    SavvyHomeCook 2 years ago
    Delicious! I tweaked the recipe, adding frozen chopped peppers, frozen corn instead of jalapeño, and chili powder instead of taco seasoning. I added paprika, turmeric and garlic. Served it over tortilla chips and shredded cheddar...so good!!
    Mike 2 years ago
    Good dish. May be even better if served over spinach with an avocado dressing.
    Malach 2 years ago
    Added more jalepeños. Great flavor and a good vegan Mexican dish
    Ashley Lewis 2 years ago
    This was yummy, I added sprouted lentils and it added some nice textures!
    Woman of Leisure 2 years ago
    I made a few replacements: no jalapenos, used cooking spray, and carrots instead of one of the peppers. Still came out great.
    Matt Wiisanen 2 years ago
    Amazing! My son who only eats burgers and pizza had two servings!!
    Julie 2 years ago
    Didn’t add jalapeño but it was good topped it with some cheese
    David Jones 2 years ago
    Made this last night. Turned out great...added extra taco seasoning and lime juice during the last stir. Had it for lunch today and the flavors were vibrant.
    Hi 2 years ago
    It turned out ok, but wasn’t the greatest. Would probably be better with fresh cilantro. No one else liked it much.
    CB 2 years ago
    I used low sodium ingredients so it turned out a bit bland, but it was good with some salt, hot sauce and nutritional yeast.
    Anna Wachter 2 years ago
    This was really good! We added extra taco seasoning and put some broccoli in. Definitely would make it again
    Joanna Edington 2 years ago
    Takes a lot longer to cook the quinoa than they suggest but always turns out 10/10. I add corn and alot of cumin to mine to mix it up
    Darcelle McLaren 2 years ago
    So good! Easy to make. I used my own spices and cooked it for longer. A great dish!

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