Moroccan butternut quinoa with Collard greens


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I substituted quinoa for the couscous because it’s less processed and more nutritious (higher in protein etc.) Couscous is basically pasta. I added collard greens because greens make everything better & more nutritious! I added them in at the end and just sautéed them with the veggies until wilted. I used less raisins (1/3 cup instead of 1/2) since that’s a lot of sugar. I used extra cilantro…YUM…so fresh…and tossed in some nutritional yeast for extra protein and other nutrients plus good flavor! Delicious!

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2 Responses to Moroccan butternut quinoa with Collard greens

  1. Laura says:

    I think quinoa is like vegan comfort food! Yum!

  2. Pingback: A Definite First – Collard Greens Burritos | Real Food on the Table

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