Then after 40 min in the oven SOUP! I have left over and trying to find recipes I could use it up in. (Sometimes I pop mine under the broiler for 1-2 minutes to give the bread crumbs some extra color.). This Mediterranean chicken and quinoa salad gathers together some of the most familiar flavors of the region. Fresh ground pepper This was an interesting dish with quinoa…a little on the goopy side. Get new recipes and lifestyle tips delivered straight to your inbox. I love finding my dinner meals on Krafted Koch, and it’s even a plus when they are healthy! Roast in 425°F (220°C) oven for 8 to 10 minutes, or until tender. This was absolutely delicious!! Add asparagus. 1¼ cup uncooked quinoa, rinsed and drained Top with cheese, cover, and bake for 40-50 minutes until quinoa has cooked through and chicken is no longer pink. Stir in thyme, oregano, chicken breast, lemon juice and zest. I hate buying seasonings that are usually loaded with sodium and preservatives. 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth (or water) Such a waste. Now that I’ve hopefully fluffed you for this boss bake, let’s head off some potential recipe questions/fears at the pass. Glad it worked out great for you and you and your boyfriend enjoyed it! In a medium saucepan, heat oil over medium-high. I made this exactly per the recipe and it came out great! In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Made the dish tonight and loved it. Required fields are marked *. -In a small bowl, combine the Parmesan and panko. this looks delish with quinoa. Probably because I was destracted by a child. Light Chicken Asparagus Quinoa Bake is full of bacon, leeks, extra-sharp white-cheddar and asparagus to get a taste packed dinner that’s so great. Or quinoa bakes. Cover the skillet with a lid, lower heat to medium-low and simmer for 20 to 25 minutes, or until the quinoa is cooked. ), Plus, it’s rather fetching with those lemon-rounds on top. ½ pound asparagus spears, woody ends removed, cut into 1-inch pieces View our Privacy Policy. I also put a little bit of extra mozzarella cheese on top in addition to the sharp white cheddar. Decorate the top of your casserole with thinly sliced lemon rounds if you’re feeling fancy. Fold everything, including the cooked quinoa and chicken together and bake until warmed through, 20-30 minutes. Thanks Tanya, I am so glad you have enjoyed it and been able to put your own spin on it as well! For me, the consistency was perfect. In large bowl, toss asparagus with 1 tbsp (15 mL) of the oil. And just FYI, the cheese flavor is very much there in this recipe, but the filling is not crazy cheesy. Much like my other quinoa recipes with chicken like Buffalo Chicken Quinoa Bake and Pizza Stuffed Chicken Quinoa Bake, there are no cans of processed cream soups in this recipe! Cooked absolutely perfectly in 35-40 minutes, not soupy at all! Mix it up, toss it in the refrigerator the night before and you can throw it in the oven when you get home from work the next day. Yes, green beans would be great. Was good the next day as well. Everything works together so well. ½ cup whole milk ricotta cheese The flavors were good but I don’t think I’ll be making this again. When I had 15 minutes left is when I realized. This is too good, very delicious ad healthy. Perfect, perfect, perfect! Not at all soupy, but a very pleasant, creamy texture. Add the olive oil, asparagus, and garlic to a sauce pan. I followed all the directions but it was still soupy and bland. Cut chicken into thin strips, chop leek, and cut asparagus into 1-inch pieces. Chicken salad with asparagus and quinoa recipe - Preheat oven to 220°C. This was an amazing dinner! I have left over cooked quinoa and I’m trying to figure other recipies I could use it in….thanks. The freakout actually started in an Uber on his way home when he called to ask about dinner. This was awesome! Whether you are bringing a meal to a friend or prepping dinner for your spouse when you have to work late, this dinner makes a complete healthy meal everyone will love. Especially when said obsessions are with somewhat unexpected things. I also didn’t like the texture for the same reasons given above, but I have to own up to having left 1/4 c. of the flour out because I was afraid it would taste bland. Taste and season with extra salt and pepper if needed curious, where did you get that beautiful purple dish... Stone fruits and honey some broccoli or spinach and give goat cheese or Gruyere a for. 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