Quinoa Risotto with Zucchini and Cherry Tomatoes

Por: healthyfoodsideas.com

Are you ready to savor a delectable and nutritious twist on a classic dish? Prepare to be amazed by our Quinoa Risotto with Zucchini and Cherry Tomatoes! This mouthwatering recipe combines the wholesome goodness of quinoa with the freshness of zucchini and the burst of flavor from cherry tomatoes, resulting in a dish that's both satisfying and nourishing.

More Recipes...

Ingredients:

1 cup quinoa, rinsed

More Recipes...

2 cups vegetable broth

More Recipes...

1 tablespoon olive oil

More Recipes...

1 onion, diced

More Recipes...

2 cloves garlic, minced

More Recipes...

1 zucchini, diced

More Recipes...

1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved

More Recipes...

Salt and pepper to taste

More Recipes...

1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese (optional)

More Recipes...

Fresh basil leaves, for garnish

More Recipes...

Instructions:

In a medium saucepan, bring the vegetable broth to a simmer over medium heat.

More Recipes...

In another large skillet, heat olive oil over medium heat. Add diced onion and minced garlic, and sauté until softened and fragrant.

More Recipes...

Add diced zucchini to the skillet and cook until slightly softened, about 3-4 minutes.

More Recipes...

Stir in rinsed quinoa and cook for 1-2 minutes, stirring constantly.

More Recipes...

Gradually add the simmering vegetable broth to the quinoa mixture, about 1/2 cup at a time, stirring frequently until the liquid is absorbed before adding more.

More Recipes...

Continue adding broth and stirring until the quinoa is cooked through and creamy, about 15-20 minutes.

More Recipes...

Stir in cherry tomatoes and cook for another 2-3 minutes, until the tomatoes are heated through.

More Recipes...

Season with salt and pepper to taste.

More Recipes...

If using, stir in grated Parmesan cheese until melted and well combined.

More Recipes...

Remove from heat and garnish with fresh basil leaves.

More Recipes...

Serve hot and enjoy the delightful flavors of Quinoa Risotto with Zucchini and Cherry Tomatoes!

More Recipes...