Quinoa with chicken and serrano ham


Delicious recipe I bring you today! The same name of the recipe indicates its texture to the palate, melooosoooo yum ñam.
This dish is a new way of tasting the quinoa, now so fashionable. Which does not surprise me, because it has a lot of properties that make it a superfood. It is beneficial and essential for those of us who enjoy taking care of ourselves and we like to lead a healthy life.

Ingredients for two people

  • 140 grams of quinoa
  • 1/2 chopped chicken breast
  • 2 slices of serrano ham in taquitos
  • 100 grams of sliced ​​mushrooms
  • 1 chopped purple onion
  • 25 grams of grated low-fat cheese
  • Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO)
  • A pinch of salt
  • Ground black pepper

Ingredients for the broth

  • 1 liter of water
  • 1 tablespoon of: oregano, thyme, basil, parsley, coriander
  • 15 grains of black pepper
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1 teaspoon salt



  1. First of all it is necessary Ary to make the broth that will serve to cook the quinoa.
  2. Afterwards, put all the ingredients in a pan over the heat and let cook for 20 minutes. Reserve it.
  3. Then, in a casserole with a little extra virgin olive oil, brown the seasoned chicken, add the onion and sauté.
  4. The next step is to incorporate the mushrooms and the serrano ham. Leave for about 5 minutes.
  5. Put the quinoa in the pan and stir everything well. Then, over medium heat, pour the saucepan into a saucepan and let the broth drain before adding the next saucepan. Continue until the quinoa is done, about 15 minutes (see package instructions).
  6. Finally, remove from heat, add grated cheese and stir, let stand 5 minutes and ready.

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