Here are 10 incredibly delicious vegan quinoa recipes that are definitely worth feasting on! Enjoy these healthy, protein-rich quinoa recipes that are also so easy to make! Check them out below.
Quinoa is a well-known superfood and one amazing ingredient that you should add to your diet in case you’re not consuming it on a regular basis by now. Quinoa is a protein-packed grain that’s extremely easy to cook and include in your daily recipes. It also has an amazing quantity of vitamins and minerals – no wonder why everybody is so crazy about quinoa!
Besides being full of nutrients, quinoa is good for anti-inflammatory, anti-cancer and anti-depressant purposes, which makes it pretty much perfect. What more can you wish for from a healthy grain?
Cooking quinoa is a child’s game. You only need the grains and some hot water – the rest is just a matter of patience! Besides being easy and fast to cook, one of the best things about quinoa is its versatility. You can add it to a wide range of recipes in case you want to improve their taste, texture or protein intake.
You can find tons of quinoa recipes online in case you want to experiment with some new flavors and techniques. But today I want to show you which are my favorite 10 vegan quinoa recipes that I always make when I’m craving a healthy, simple and protein-packed meal that will keep me full for a long time. All these recipes are easy, budget-friendly and can be made by anyone, regardless of their cooking experience.
Click on the linked titles in order to access these vegan quinoa recipes. I totally recommend checking out the amazingly talented food bloggers who created these recipes. Please note that you will also find 3 of my own vegan quinoa recipes that I simply adore. Give them a try and let me know what you think!
Vegan Quinoa Recipes
1. Quinoa Patties with Sweet Corn and Herbs
You already know how much I love veggie patties and these quinoa patties with sweet corn and herbs are one of the best I ever made. These are both healthy and delicious and I’m sure you will enjoy the unique texture they have. Plus, these patties are super filling and easy to make!
2. Protein-Rich Beans and Quinoa Sliders
These amazing beans and quinoa sliders are perfect as an appetizer or as a quick snack that’s also super healthy. Quinoa and beans make an amazing combination that will offer you just the right amount of protein you need! Give it a try!
3. Crockpot Mexican Quinoa Tacos
Quinoa and tacos go so well together, it would’ve been a shame not to include at least one yummy recipe in this list. These colorful crockpot Mexican quinoa tacos are full of amazing flavors. Plus, they’re healthy and very easy to make – perfect for any lunch or dinner!
4. Quinoa Crusted Tofu Nuggets (Tofu “Chicken” Nuggets!)
In case you’re craving some good old crispy nuggets, I have the perfect solution for you! These tofu nuggets have an amazing texture and taste that will remind you of the real deal. The crunchy outer layer is actually made of cooked quinoa and I’m sure you’ll love it!
5. Mexican Quinoa Stuffed Peppers
This is the second Mexican recipe in our list and it’s an incredible one! If you’re a fan of bell peppers, then you should this recipe is quick, healthy and delicious and it has everything you need for a filling lunch or dinner. Plus, they’re rich in proteins!
6. Stuffed Zucchini with Quinoa and Lentils
Zucchinis are one of my favorite ingredients to use in my recipes because they are so versatile. And when you stuff them with quinoa and lentils, you’re in for a treat! These stuffed zucchinis have an amazing flavor and they will keep you full for longer. I’m sure you’ll fall in love with them!
7. Quinoa Tabbouleh (Vegan & Gluten-Free)
What could be easier than some Middle Eastern quinoa tabbouleh? This recipe is super simple and I totally recommend it for those busy weeknights when you don’t feel like cooking something complicated. This tabbouleh has even a better taste than the original recipe!
8. “Cheesy” Mexican Quinoa (Vegan + One Pan)
In case you are craving a cheesy dish that’s also vegan, I think this will be the right recipe for you. This cheesy Mexican quinoa has an incredible taste and the blend of flavors is simply amazing. Plus, everything can be done in one single pan!
9. Chickpea Quinoa Power Burger
Nothing fills us better than a healthy, homemade burger. This recipe will teach you how to make a chickpea quinoa power burger that’s very delicious and filling. Make it for lunch or dinner and I’m sure the entire family will just love it!
10. Smoky Quinoa and Black Bean Salad
We end our yummy list with another healthy and tasty quinoa salad. As I said before, I think the combination of quinoa and black beans is simply amazing and this recipe is here to prove it. Plus – it’s quick and budget-friendly! What more can you wish for?