Easy Healthy Dinner Recipes

Lemon Turmeric Quinoa: A Healthy 5-Ingredient Dinner or Side Dish

5-Ingredient Lemon Turmeric Quinoa | Healthy Dinner or Side Dish Recipe | Simply Quinoa

This 5-ingredient Lemon Turmeric Quinoa is a healthy and delicious dinner or side dish that is easy to make and full of flavor. The combination of lemon, turmeric, and quinoa is a great way to get a nutritious meal on the table in no time.


  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 teaspoon turmeric
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil


  1. In a medium saucepan, bring the vegetable broth to a boil.
  2. Add the quinoa and turmeric to the boiling broth and stir to combine.
  3. Reduce the heat to low and cover the saucepan. Simmer for 15 minutes, or until the quinoa is cooked through.
  4. Remove the saucepan from the heat and stir in the lemon juice and olive oil.
  5. Serve the quinoa warm as a side dish or as a main course.

Nutritional Information:

  • Calories: 250
  • Fat: 7g
  • Carbohydrates: 36g
  • Protein: 8g
  • Fiber: 4g