x
EAT WELL 101 RECIPES

Quinoa and Leek Gratin

Quinoa and Leek Gratin

Photo credit: © Eatwell101.com

Here’s a quinoa and leek gratin recipe just for you. Leeks and quinoa are a good combination to delight the taste buds. Maybe you already tried our quinoa and leeks patties recipe posted a while ago. If so, you know what I mean.

When you top the whole stuff with cheddar, you get an extra dish that you would make more than once I guess!

Ingredients list: quinoa and leek gratin

For about 4 to 5 people:

  • 10 ounces (300g) quinoa
  • 10 ounces (300g) leeks
  • 1 3/4 ounces (50g) cheddar
  • Herbes de Provence (thyme, oregano, rosemary)
  • Salt and pepper
  • Baking soda (optional)
  • 1 vegetable cube stock (or do it by yourself, it’s even better, get the vegetable stock recipe here)

Preparation: quinoa and leek gratin

Wash and cut leeks into rings. Put the sliced leeks and add baking soda in a saucepan filled with salted water. Cook until the leek is tender, I mean about 15 to 20 minutes.

In another pot of water, melt the vegetable broth — or just heat the vegetable broth you made previously. When it is melted, pour in the quinoa, cook as directed on the package.

Preheat oven to 360°f (180°c, gas mark 6-7). Grate the cheedar cheese and set aside in a bowl.

Once the leeks are cooked, drain it and put it in a deep baking dish, not too big and deep enough.

Once the quinoa is cooked, drain, salt and pepper and then put it over the sliced leeks, well spread.

Sprinkle grated cheddar and Provencal herbs.

Bake for about 20 minutes, until the cheedar is melted and lightly browned.

Serve hot!

how to make a quinoa gratinPhoto credit: © Eatwell101.com

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Nutrition Info (Beta version)
* The presented values are approximate and shouldn't be considered as accurate. Please calculate your OWN nutrition information in a database using the brand names you have at hand. Each brand is different and nutrition information can vary.
Nutrient
Summary
Serving
Wholesome and delicious meals to brighten your life.

Home - About - FAQ - Contact - Press - Advertise - Legal - Privacy Policy - Your California Privacy Rights - Photo & Recipe Sharing Policy - Nutrition & medical Disclaimer

Copyright © 2011 - 2020 Eatwell101, a Reach Media Inc. company - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

USE OF AND/OR REGISTRATION ON ANY PORTION OF THIS SITE CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF OUR USER AGREEMENT (updated 09/12/2018) AND PRIVACY POLICY (updated 01/01/2020).

THE MATERIAL ON THIS SITE MAY NOT BE REPRODUCED, DISTRIBUTED, TRANSMITTED, SCRAPED, CACHED OR OTHERWISE USED, EXCEPT WITH THE PRIOR WRITTEN PERMISSION OF REACH MEDIA INC.

x

About - Contact - Privacy Policy - Your California Privacy Rights - Terms of use - Nutrition & Medical disclaimer - Photo & recipe sharing policy - Faq - Press - Advertise - Legal

COPYRIGHT © 2011 - 2020 EATWELL101, A REACH MEDIA INC. COMPANY - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

1
X