Trend Watch: Deep-Fried Quinoa is the Hot New Thing You Need to Try

Trend Watch: Deep-Fried Quinoa is the Hot New Thing You Need to Try

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Ariel Knutson
Apr 1, 2014
(Image credit: James Herron )

You like quinoa. You like deep-fried things. So why not deep-fried quinoa? At countless underground supper clubs and progressive restaurants in New York and San Francisco, we have noticed this unlikely pairing come to fruition. The best part? It's actually quite easy to make at home.

Step 1: Make lots of hot oil.

(Image credit: James Herron )

Step 2: Add dry or cooked quinoa to the hot oil.

(Image credit: James Herron )

And that's it! How easy could that be? Add some kale to your deep-fried quinoa and you have yourself a not-really-that-healthy-but-sorta meal!

Wait, you didn't really think we were serious, did you? From our kitchen to your kitchen... APRIL FOOLS! Did we get you?

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