Apple Quinoa Breakfast Cereal

Apple and Quinoa Breakfast Cereal

1/2 c. uncooked quinoa
1 c. water
1 tbs. butter
2 medium apples, peeled and diced
1/2 tsp. cinnamon
1-2 tbs. brown sugar, depending on your taste
1/4 c. chopped pecans
1/4 c. skim milk
  • Soak quinoa in water for 5 minutes.  Drain and rinse.
  • Bring 1 cupsof water to boil, add quinoa, and bring to boil.  Cover with lid and simmer for about 10 minutes or until quinoa is fluffy.
  • Melt 1/2 tablespoon of butter in medium sized skillet, add apples and cinnamon.  Saute over medium heat until apples are softened.  Add about 2 tablespoons of water and nuts and continue cooking down until water dissipates.
  • Mix quinoa and apple mixture, 1 tbs. butter, and brown sugar and stir.
  • Serve with milk.
This recipe is so delicious!  This is such a healthy way to start your day…a breakfast loaded with protein to keep you satiated.
Have a blessed day,
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