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Quinoa Stuffing with Sweet Potatoes, Apples, and Hazelnut

Quinoa Stuffing with Sweet Potatoes, Apples, and Hazelnut

Ingredients

  • 2 large sweet potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 2 apples, peeled and chopped
  • 1 large shallot, diced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 Tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 Cups water
  • 1 Cup quinoa
  • 1/2 Cup chopped hazelnuts, toasted
  • 1/2 Cup dried cranberries
  • 2 Tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 Tablespoon chopped fresh thyme leaves
  • 1/2 Teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/4 Teaspoon ground ginger
  • Salt and black pepper

Directions

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. On a large, rimmed baking sheet, toss the sweet potatoes, apples, shallot, and garlic with the olive oil. Roast until tender, 20 to 30 minutes.

In large saucepan, bring the water to a boil. Add the quinoa. Reduce the heat to low and simmer until the water is absorbed, 17 to 20 minutes. Remove from the heat and fluff with a fork.

In a large bowl, combine the quinoa and roasted vegetables. Add the toasted hazelnuts, dried cranberries, lemon juice, thyme, cinnamon, ginger, and some salt and pepper.

Nutritional Facts

Servings8

Calories Per Serving248

Folate equivalent (total)58µg14%


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Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min


Holiday Recipe–Quinoa Stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato & Hazelnuts

We all know eating is one of the best things about the holidays. However, many times these savory and sweet dishes are not necessarily the healthiest things to eat. While we’re all for enjoying the holidays with delicious and extravagant recipes, here is one recipe from FamilyFreshCooking that is surprising healthy and gluten-free! This Quinoa stuffing with Apple, Sweet Potato and Hazelnut not only makes a great stuffing, it can be served as a side dish or even a satisfying dessert topped with ice cream. Celebrate the Christmas season this year with something your family is sure to love and try this holiday recipe.

Not sure what quinoa is? Although some people consider quinoa as a whole grain, it’s actually a seed. However, you can prepare it like a whole grain just like you would with rice or barley. Find all your holiday recipes this year at CookDazzle.com .

Prep Time: 10 min Cook Time: 30 min Total Time: 40 min