Spinach and Quinoa Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy Spinach and Quinoa soup recipe? Learn how to make Spinach and Quinoa soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by FubsyMom

Makes 2 servings



Quick soup with whole grains and greens

Recipe Ingredients for Spinach and Quinoa soup

0.5 cup Quinoa
24 fl oz Organic Low Sodium Chicken Broth
2 medium (4-1/8" long) Onions, Spring Or Scallions
85 grams Spinach

Recipe Directions for Spinach and Quinoa soup

  1. Wash 1/2 quinoa and drain.

  2. Cook on high in microwave in 1 cup chicken broth for 9 minutes until most of the broth has been absorbed. Stirring every 3 minutes

  3. Chop 85 g of raw spinach

  4. Move the quinoa to the stove and add 2 more cups of chick broth.

  5. Toss in the chopped spinach, 1/4 tsp Mrs. Dash's original seasoning and crushed red pepper flakes to taste.

  6. Chop 2 green onions and add to soup.

  7. Heat until spinach is tender

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 460.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
194
Calories from Fat
25
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.8g
4%
Saturated Fat
0.3g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Sodium
143mg
6%
Potassium
518mg
15%
Total Carbohydrates
31.4g
10%
Dietary Fiber
4.3g
17%
Sugars
0.5g
Protein
10.5g
Vitamin A 83% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 7% Iron 22%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
82% confidence
A
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • Very low in sugar
  • High in iron
  • Very high in manganese
  • High in magnesium
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin C
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