Tiny Video: How To Cook Quinoa

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One of the best ways to start your week off right is to cook a big pot of grains, like quinoa. You can eat it with fruit and yogurt for breakfast or with veggies and sauce for lunch and dinner. And it’s so easy to make a quick pot of quinoa. Watch our 15-second video to see how — you’ll have method memorized by the end!

How To Cook Quinoa

To make about 3 cups cooked quinoa: Rinse 1 cup quinoa under running water. Put in a saucepan and add 2 cups water or broth. Bring to a boil then cover and lower the heat. Cook on low for 15 minutes. Remove from the heat and let stand for 5 minutes. Remove the lid and fluff with a fork. Done!

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Video by David Lee Studios for The Kitchn