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Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 194 g
(Approx. 6 Servings)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 240 Calories From Fat 100
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 11 g 17%
Saturated Fat 4.5 g 23%
Trans Fat 0.0 g
Cholesterol 20 mg 4%
Sodium 1000 mg 42%
Total Carbohydrate 25 g 8%
Dietary Fiber 2 g 8%
Sugars 3 g
Protein 8 g
Vitamin A 10% Iron 8%
Vitamin C 2% Calcium 15%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
 
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Creamy Organic Quinoa Risotto
Prep Time
5 minutes
Cook Time
18 minutes
Total Time
23 minutes
Serves
6  People

Ingredients

Recipe makes 6 Servings

1 cup(s) H-E-B Organic Tri-Color Quinoa
2 cup(s) water
1 Tsp sea salt
14 1/2 Oz Cucina di Vito Organic Alfredo Sauce
1/2 cup(s) shaved Parmesan cheese
1 1/2 cup(s) fresh baby spinach, chopped and gently pressed into cup for measuring
2 Tsp lemon, zested
1 Tsp black pepper, fresh ground
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Instructions

1
Place dry quinoa in a finely woven sieve or strainer. Rinse well with cool water.
2
Add quinoa, water and salt to sauce pan. Bring to a gentle boil over medium heat. Reduce heat to low and cover with lid. Cook for 15 minutes.
3
Fluff with a fork and cover again. Allow to sit for 3 minutes covered.
4
Add Alfredo sauce, half of cheese and spinach. Stir and allow to sit for about 3 minutes before serving.
5
Garnish with remaining cheese, lemon zest and cracked black pepper.
6
Chef's note: The shaved Parmesan cheese recommended in this recipe is not organic, but has a great, hearty texture. Organic shredded Parmesan or Italian cheese blend may be substituted.

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