Quinoa with chicken and haloumi
SmartPoints® value per serving
Just because it’s healthy doesn’t mean it can’t be a taste sensation… and this recipe proves it!
1 cup(s), (180g), rinsed, drained
Roasted capsicum, not in oil
Fresh flat-leaf parsley
1 x 3 second spray(s)
Skinless chicken breast
400 g, lean tenderloins
100 g, thinly sliced
- Place quinoa and 2 cups (500ml) water in a medium saucepan over high heat and bring to the boil. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer for 12–15 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Add pepper strips, tomatoes and parsley, then season with salt and freshly ground black pepper.
- Meanwhile, preheat a chargrill pan or barbecue over high heat. Cook chicken in batches, turning occasionally, for 6–8 minutes or until browned. Lightly spray haloumi with oil and cook for 1–2 minutes each side or until golden. Serve quinoa topped with chicken and haloumi.
SERVING SUGGESTION: Enjoy with steamed green vegetables, such as broccolini, snow peas or sugar snap peas.