25 Best Vegan Quinoa Recipes

25 Best Vegan Quinoa Recipes
 

Here are 25 Best Vegan Quinoa Recipes that you have to try. Quinoa is the best high-protein, gluten-free, low-carb pseudo-grain that is perfect to include in a healthy diet.

Quinoa is nutty in flavor and very nutritious, it is high in fiber, one of the few plants that contain all 9 essential amino acids. It also contains magnesium, B vitamins, calcium, phosphorus, and iron. 

This is a collection of easy quinoa recipes, from How To Cook Quinoa, Quinoa Salads, Quinoa Chili, Quinoa Burger, to Quinoa Fried Rice.

Enjoy this delicious and light and amazing Quinoa Salad With Artichokes, and lots of yummy vegetables. It is great as a side dish or as a main!

Easy Quinoa Salad With Artichokes in a large white bowl and garnished with cilantro and lime wedges

In this post, you will learn how to cook perfect quinoa for any dish! Great step by step instructions and always perfect results!

How To Cook Quinoa

This easy Kale and Quinoa Chili is the perfect marriage of flavor and nutrition. Packed with nutrient-dense beans, superfood kale, and hearty quinoa, it’s a perfect healthy sub for traditional taco soup!

Kale And Quinoa Chili

This Sweet Potato Quinoa Chickpea Salad is a definitely a super salad.  Creamy roasted sweet potato chunks with nutty quinoa and the crunch of peppers and seeds make a delicious combination.

Sweet Potato Chickpea Salad In A Blue Bowl

A healthy, new way to start your day, Peruvian Quinoa Porridge with Peaches combines nutrient-rich quinoa with fresh (or dried) fruit, milk, and spices, and served up drinkable style

Peruvian Quinoa Porridge In Glasses

These chickpea quinoa veggie burgers are the perfect summer treat. Even meat lovers will adore these healthy, filling burgers.

Vegan Quinoa Burger

This Vegan Cilantro Quinoa Burrito Bowl is great for meal prep. This burrito bowl is gluten-free and vegan, but feel free to add whatever toppings fit your tastes and your diet.

Vegan Cilantro Quinoa Burrito Bowl

Simple Vegan Quinoa Fried Rice recipe is the healthy and easy alternative to the take-out classic, featuring flavorful vegetables and protein-packed quinoa! Delicious vegan dinner ready in 15 minutes!

Simple Vegan Quinoa Fried Rice in a wok

This post shows you 2 ways to cook pressure cooker quinoa that produces perfect failproof quinoa every single time.  Cook once and use it as meal prep quinoa for soups, curries, salads and more all week long.

A bowl of instant pot quinoa

These Mediterranean vegan meal prep bowls are filled with healthy, fresh ingredients that include protein and good fats. These bowls are ready in under half an hour!

Quinoa Meal Prep Bowl

This amazing Quinoa Broccoli Recipe is so flavorful, it is easy to prepare and healthy, perfect for lunch or dinner. It is made with easy to find ingredients in your pantry.

Quinoa Broccoli Recipe

This Vegan Chickpea + Quinoa ‘Meatballs’ + Polenta recipe is truly something special. Loaded with savory, spicy and sweet flavors, these ‘meatballs’ made from veggies are moist, silky, and tender.

Vegan Chickpea Quinoa Meatballs over grits in a red bowl

This Spicy Indian Chickpea and Quinoa Pulao is an absolutely delicious, easy and healthy twist to a traditional rice pulao recipe. This recipe is power packed with nutrients and made using sprouted quinoa-rice blend along with chickpeas and vegetables.

Indian Chickpea And Quinoa Pulao

Lentils and quinoa combo are easy to fix and they make a great side dish or vegetarian main. The tangy dressing really livens this dish.

Lentils And Quinoa

This super healthy, vegan quinoa recipe of Smoky Lemon Vegetable Quinoa, is absolutely exploding with flavors that will keep you coming back for more. This has become one of my favorite quinoa recipes of all time!

Smoky Lemon Vegetable Quinoa

Jazz up your weeknight meal with these quick and easy Roasted Chickpeas and Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers. These gluten-free peppers make a fabulous vegetarian main dish or side dish!

Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Quinoa Brown Rice Adai are delicious and authentic Vegan and Gluten-Free Crepes

Quinoa Brown Rice Adai

Pumpkin Pie Breakfast Quinoa– the best way to start your day healthy way!
Pumpkin Pie Quinoa Breakfast
This Ratatouille Soup recipe with quinoa is a dieter’s dream. The recipe is quick to make, low calorie, gluten free and vegan, but packs also a lot of flavor and nutrients.
ratatouille-soup

These Buffalo Quinoa balls are a great vegan option to get that hot sauce fix without any meat. They’re perfect for game day, parties or anytime you want a little kick!

Buffalo Quinoa Balls

 You won’t miss the meat or dairy in this easy Jamaican jerk vegan chili. Brightened with our favorite jerk spices. Gluten-Free, Vegan, Lean & Clean, Dairy-Free, Soy-Free, two generous servings, 530 Calories/Serving, 35  Minutes total

Jamaican Jerk Chili in 3 bowls

Vegetable Quinoa Pulao / Pilaf. It’s a complete and a healthy meal and you can make this Pulao in a pressure cooker or in a pan too.

Quinoa Pilaf

This Nectarine Quinoa Buckwheat Tabbouleh is easy to make, really nutritious and perfect for any time of the year!

Nectarine Quinoa Buckwheat Tabbouleh

Mexican Quinoa Casserole is so flavorful, easy to prepare and full of flavor, a perfect dish to serve for large gatherings, for a  brunch or quick weeknight dinner!

Mexican Quinoa Casserole Bake Black Bean. Quinoa, Corn baked in a casserole dish

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Michelle Blackwood

Hi, I’m Michelle, I’m the voice, content creator and photographer behind Healthier Steps. I share vegan and gluten-free recipes because of past health issues. My goal is to help you make healthier choices and show you how healthy eating is easy and delicious.

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8 Comments
  1. Nora
    January 17, 2019

    Oh yes I love having so many options to use my quinoa for

    • Michelle Blackwood
      January 17, 2019

      Thank you Nora, hope you enjoy.

  2. Sandhya Ramakrishnan
    January 17, 2019

    That is a awesome round up of vegan quinoa recipes. Thanks a lot for including mine and I am bookmarking this to check the other delicious recipes soon!

    • Michelle Blackwood
      January 17, 2019

      Thank you Sandhya, I hope you enjoy them!

  3. Tamara Andersen
    January 17, 2019

    So much flavor and healthy quinoa all in one place! Thank you for including my porridge Michelle! Off to share…

    • Michelle Blackwood
      January 17, 2019

      Thank you Tamara, your porridge is amazing!

  4. Celeste Noland
    January 17, 2019

    Wow, what a roundup! I’m so excited to try all these recipes and love the variety you’ve found.

    • Michelle Blackwood
      January 17, 2019

      Thank you Celeste, I hope you enjoy!