1 Minute Peruvian Quinoa
By :HipPressureCooking
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Votes: 6
Rating: 4.67
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Course Side Dish
Cuisine Modern
Difficulty Easy
Browse Category Side Dishes
Duration less than 15 min
Cooking Technique Pressure Cook
Main Ingredient Quinoa
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 1 minute
Servings
4-6 servings
Ingredients
  • 1 cup quinoa rinsed well
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 1/2 cups Water
  • 1 lime zested and squeezed
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Modern
Difficulty Easy
Browse Category Side Dishes
Duration less than 15 min
Cooking Technique Pressure Cook
Main Ingredient Quinoa
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 1 minute
Servings
4-6 servings
Ingredients
  • 1 cup quinoa rinsed well
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 1/2 cups Water
  • 1 lime zested and squeezed
Votes: 6
Rating: 4.67
Rate this recipe!
Instructions
  1. In the Instant Pot, add the quinoa, lime zest, salt and water.
  2. Close and lock the lid of the Instant Pot. Press Manual and adjust the time to 1 minute pressure cooking.
  3. When time is up, open the cooker using 10 minute natural pressure release.
  4. Mix with lime juice and season with any additional salt to taste.
  5. Serve at room temperature or chilled with seasonal vegetables. Enjoy!
Recipe Notes

Rinse quinoa well under water until it runs clear (a few minutes) before cooking so that you can remove the "saponin", a natural insect repellent. It is not necessary
to soak quinoa before cooking.

2 replies
  1. Trickandtip
    Trickandtip says:

    Refreshing .. even my kids loved it .. used lemon instead of lime and added to it feta cheese and chopped italian parsely .. it was tastey

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