"What are these little fish eyeballs?" My son said today when I gave him some of this Moroccan Spiced Red Quinoa. I cracked up. He took another look at it and said "No for real Mom, what is that?"
Quinoa - An ancient grain that when it's cooked it pops out a little tail which is the germ of the seed. It's an excellent source of fiber, vitamins, and minerals, and
unlike other grains, it is a complete protein all by itself.
Quinoa has a natural bitter coating that must be rinsed away prior to cooking so I