One pot Mexican quinoa

 

One pot Mexican quinoa

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Dinner
Servings 4
Calories 384 kcal

Ingredients
  

Ingredients

  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 chilli pepper, sliced
  • 170 g quinoa, uncooked
  • 240 ml vegetable stock
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp hot paprika
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 165 g sweet corn, drained
  • 170 g black beans, canned, drained
  • 400 g chopped tomatoes
  • 1 avocado
  • 1 lime
  • handful fresh coriander

Instructions
 

  • Heat the oil in a large pan over medium heat. Add in the garlic and half of the sliced chili pepper, cook for about 2-3 mins.   Add in the raw quinoa and vegetable stock, increase the heat and add the spices (paprika, hot paprika and cumin) season with salt and pepper and mix well.   Next, add the sweet corn, black beans and chopped tomatoes. Mix well to combine, cover and bring to boil. Reduce the heat and simmer covered for about 20 minutes until quinoa is cooked.    Serve with the avocado, drizzle of lime juice, fresh coriander and the remaining sliced chilli pepper. 

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