Weight Loss Recipes: 3 Easy Recipes with Quinoa Made At Home


Obesity is the root cause of many diseases, plus it also spoils your look. In such a situation, people change gym, exercise, and diet to become thin. All these options can help you lose weight, but you must do the right exercises and your diet also includes things that can control your weight.

Today we are going to tell you about one such food item, which will help you in rapid weight loss. We are talking about quinoa. People do not know much about this food item, but you will find it very easily in the market. Ivory color has a quinoa best to eat.

You can make a variety of delicious and healthy recipes from quinoa. It contains an element called betaine, which helps in controlling obesity. It is a high fiber food, which is very beneficial in healthy weight loss.

So let us tell you about the delicious and easy recipes made from quinoa-

Quinoa poha


  • 1/2 cup quinoa
  • 1 medium-sized tomato, finely chopped
  • 1 medium-sized onion, finely chopped
  • 3-4 curry leaves
  • 1 small teaspoon mustard seeds
  • 1 tablespoon ground peanut
  • 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 Green Chilli finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon Lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon Coriander leaves finely chopped
  • Salt flavored

Method to prepare

  • Wash and soak quinoa 3 to 4 times a night with clean water.
  • After this, boil the quinoa like rice in the morning on the second day.
  • After this, let it cool down a bit.
  • Till then you chop onion, tomato, coriander, and chili.
  • Now put a pan on the gas and heat it by adding 2 teaspoons of oil.
  • Now fry peanuts in this oil and then crush it.
  • Now fry tomatoes and onions.
  • After this, you add turmeric and salt to it.
  • Now add quinoa and mix well.
  • After this, add lemon juice and chopped chilies.
  • Next, garnish the quinoa poha with coriander leaves and crushed peanuts and serve.

Quinoa dosa


  • 1 cucumber
  • 1/2 cup semolina
  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 2 green chilies
  • 1 cup yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon coriander leaves
  • Salt flavored

Method to prepare

First of all, thoroughly wash the quinoa in water one night and soak it in water.

  • Now grind the soaked quinoa, green chilies, cucumber, curd, and semolina in a mixture jar in the morning.
  • This will make a smooth paste. Now mix the water in it and make the solution as thin as the dosa solution.
  • Prepare the dosa with this solution and serve it with coconut chutney.

Quinoa salad


  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 large size tomato
  • 1 large size cucumber
  • 1 tablespoon Beetroot finely chopped
  • 1 carrot finely chopped
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon coriander leaves
  • Salt flavored

Method to prepare

  • Soak the quinoa in water one night before.
  • Boil the quinoa on the second day.
  • Now cut onion, tomato, beetroot, and carrot.
  • Add quinoa, salt, lemon juice, and coriander leaves over it and serve.

You can also try these quinoa recipes easily at home.

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