Quinoa Upma Recipe

Bored of eating the usual boring breakfast every day? Want something healthy yet tasty at the same time? Then you need to try this delicious quinoa upma recipe. Made with quinoa grains and veggies, this tasty upma is made in a typical South Indian way. It has a tadka of mustard seeds and curry leaves, along with some urad and moong dal. You can veggies of your choice to make this recipe extra flavourful. Serve it hot with coconut chutney or some pickle and enjoy a nutritious breakfast. Do try this recipe if you wish to bring some variation to your breakfast menu.

Step 1 Rinse quinoa
Put quinoa in a strainer and rinse it thoroughly under running water.

Step 2 Heat oil in a pan
Now heat oil in a pan. Add cumin and mustard seeds. Let them splutter for a minute. Now add asafoetida, moong dal and urad dal. Stir and let them saute for a few minutes. Add chopped ginger and dry red chilli and mix.

Step 3 Add veggies
Now add chopped onions and curry leaves. Stir on low flame for a few minutes. Now add carrots, capsicum, peas and green beans. Add salt as per taste and mix.