How Do I Make Puffed Quinoa at Home?

How Do I Make Puffed Quinoa at Home?

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Christine Gallary
Aug 13, 2015
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Q: Last week I came across a bag of puffed quinoa, which, like puffed amaranth, makes a great addition to yogurt or cereal, and of course requires no cooking.

Is there any way to make this at home from regular dried quinoa?

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Editor: Looks like making puffed quinoa is quite similar to making popcorn on the stove — all you need is a pot, dried quinoa, and heat. Here's a YouTube video demonstrating the process:

Readers, any tips on making puffed quinoa at home?

Recipe with Puffed Quinoa

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