Path of Life Frozen Quinoa Blends

Quinoa Blends

If you’ve never tried the nutritious and versatile “superfood” called Quinoa you’re missing out on an important source of all 9 essential amino acids and protein.  Pronounced “Keen-Wah,” it’s often mistaken as a grain but it’s actually a seed from the same family as spinach, beets, and Swiss chard. Eaten alone or as a side dish, Moms who are trying to put healthier meals on the table are discovering its benefits, and kids are discovering it’s tasty as well.  Join Scott Schmidt and Alicia Neal from Path of Life as we prepare some easy and quick quinoa recipes you’ll make time and again.


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Take the Path of Life to Quinoa

Cook up a new recipe in minutes with the super nutritious superfood Quinoa made with Path of Life Quinoa Blend

Keen-what? If you’ve heard of the popular “superfood” Quinoa but aren’t sure what exactly it is, here’s what you need to know:

– It’s pronounced Keen-Wha
– It’s actually a seed, and is commonly grouped with grains such as wheat — but is a member of the     same food family as spinach and beets!
– Contains all 9 essential amino acids – making it a complete protein
– Scientific evidence dates quinoa back to about 3000 B.C.

If you’re looking for a delicious dinner that doesn’t take an hour to prepare, Path of Life Frozen Quinoa Blends are the perfect addition to your dinner table…..great for meals of side dishes!

• Packaged in convenient, 10 oz. microwavable steam bags
• No pots, no pans! Ready to eat in 3.5-4 minutes
• Good source of Protein
• Naturally gluten-free

Many people are afraid to try Quinoa, but with 4 different pre-seasoned varieties to choose from, there is something for everyone!

Try this recipe tonight! Poblano Peppers Stuffed with Southwest Quinoa:

Ingredients:
1 – 10oz bags of Path of Life Southwest Quinoa
Chorizo Crumbles
½ cup – refried beans
½ cup – shredded cheddar cheese
¼ cup – warm water
5 Poblano peppers
Enchilada Sauce
Fresh Cilantro

Instructions:
1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees
2. Pour a little of the sauce onto the bottom of each pan
3. Place pan in oven uncovered for approx. 15-25 min, until stuffing is hot
4. Heat the rest of sauce
5. Place stuffed peppers on serving plate
6. Pour warm sauce over the peppers

Recipe
7. In a mixing bowl add POL SW quinoa
8. Mix in cooked(room temp or cold) chorizo crumbles
9. A little bit of canned refried beans to bind
10. Mix in shredded cheddar cheese
11. Add a touch of warm water
12. Mix all ingredients together until it the mixture can form a ball, if it does not form a ball(too dry)….you can add more beans or water to help bind
13. Cut poblanos in half lengthwise, remove stem and seeds
14. Fill the halves with chorizo, cheese and quinoa filling
15. Place in freezer for a few minutes to set or over night
16. Cook from frozen in a baking dish with a little red enchilada sauce

For more information and recipe ideas, please go to: http://www.pathoflifebrand.com

Watch the Path of Life segment that recently aired on The Balancing Act here: http://www.thebalancingact.com/path-life-frozen-quinoa-blends/

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