Thursday, March 20, 2014

Fried Pineapple Quinoa

Fried Pineapple quinoa

Fried pineapple quinoa is a variation of pineapple fried rice. I came across this similar dish with pineapple on a blogger friends site & just fell for it. This is a dish of bursting flavors & will leave you amazed with every bite. 

Fried Pineapple quinoa
Prep Time-5mins | Cook Time-10mins | Yields-2 Servings
1Cup cooked Quinoa
1/2 onion finely chopped
2Carrots sliced
1Small bell pepper sliced
1Cup fresh pineapple pieces
1Tsp ginger garlic
1Green chili sliced
1Tsp garam masala or curry powder 
1/2Tsp red chili powder (Adjust acc.)
1/4Tsp soy sauce
1Tbs oil
Salt for Taste
Pinch of sugar (Optional)
Few spring onions sliced
2Tsp toasted coconut flakes 
Fried Pineapple quinoa
- Heat a wide pan with oil. Add ginger garlic paste to pan & fry it for few seconds. To that add onion & green chilli's. Stir fry them for 1min. 
- Now add pineapples, bell pepper & carrots to pan & stir fry. Add chili powder, salt & garam masala powder to pan & close it with a lid for 2mins.
- Add cooked quinoa to pan along with soy sause & stir fry it for few seconds.Adjust salt & chili powder if needed. 
- Switch off heat & garnish with spring onions & toasted coconut flakes. 
- Instead of quinoa you can use rice. 
- You can replace garam masala powder with curry powder of your choice.

Fried Pineapple quinoa

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  1. I love quinoa. I like the idea of adding soy sauce to the dish. Good one.

  2. Delicious quinoa recipe. I didnt prepare any quinoa dish yet.. but this one tempting me to prepare. will try it for sure.. nice clicks too..

  3. Nice idea. Fried pineapple quinoa looks perfect and delicious.

  4. looks so tasty.. I am big fan of Quinoa

  5. So tempting recipe....lovely...

  6. Looks totally healthy and tasty!!

  7. Yummy it looks ... would love to try it..thank u for the recipe

  8. wow such healthy combo and Fried pineapple quinoa looks fantastic :)