Never tried quinoa? This enchilada bake is a great way to be introduced to the superfood.Ingredients
1 TBSP olive oil
1 lb extra lean ground beef
1 medium yellow onion, chopped
1 medium green pepper, diced
3 cloves garlic finely chopped
1/2 cup dry quinoa
2 cups low sodium vegetable broth
10 oz. can diced tomatoes with green chilies, undrained
1 cup tomato sauce
2 TBSP chili powder
2 tsp cumin
Pepper to taste
1 can black beans
3/4 cup corn
Cheese, tomato, green onion, cilantro
Heat oil in a large skillet. Brown ground beef.
Add onion, pepper and garlic. Cook 2 minutes.
Pour into slow cooker along with remaining ingredients, except black beans and corn.
Cook on high for 3-31/2 hours.
minutes before it's done, add beans and corn. Heat last 40 minutes.
Serve over chopped romaine or tortilla (optional).
Top with desired toppings.
- For 1/12 the recipe excluding optional toppings
- Calories 170
- Saturated Fat 2g
- Sodium 242mg
- Carbohydrates 15g
- Dietary Fiber 2g
- Protein 12g