Quinoa Mac & Cheese

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2 tsp olive oil
random veggies (red pepper, yellow pepper, tomato, etc.)
1 cup quinoa (rinsed and drained)
1 garlic clove, minced
2 cups veggie broth (or water)
2 large eggs
1 cup milk
2 cups shredded cheddar cheese

1. Heat oil in medium saucepan on medium heat, add veggies. Cover and cook for 5 mins. Str in quinoa, garlic and continue cooking uncovered for 3-4mins.
2. Add 2 cups of veggie broth, cover and reduce heat to medium-low and simmer 20-30 mins until most of the liquid has absorbed. Remove from heat and let sit for 5 mins.
3. Preheat oven to 350F, coat casserole dish with cooking spray. Whisk eggs and milk in large bowl, stir in quinoa mixture and cheese.
4. Bake for approx. 45mins.

SO GOOD! If you know me, you know I’m obsessed with mac & cheese. At least this version makes my obsession healthier. Thanks to…. http://reallyfrompinterest.blogspot.ca/2012/07/quinoa-mac-cheese.html


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