Quick Quinoa Granola (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Soy-Free)


This recipe was developed by Terry Quadri of Northern Quinoa Corporation.  They make a new quick quinoa powder that works well for many gluten-free application.

Quinoa Rhubarb Granola

  • 8 Tbsp Quick Quinoa Powder. Extra-Fine, Organic (available as NorQuin brand)
  • 20 whole almonds, raw, organic – leave out if nut allergy
  • 2 Tbsp Norquin Cold Milled Golden Flax, Organic
  • ½ c. unsweetened fine coconut, Organic
  • ½ c. dried sour cherries, Organic
  • 2 Tbsp Canola Oil
  • 3 Tbsp brown sugar
  • Pinch of Cinnamon

Put the almonds in a food processor and pulse for a coarse grind and then add remainder of ingredients and mix together briefly – don’t over mix into a paste.  Put into a 5 x 9 silicone baking dish and place in a 350 degree oven for 40 minutes but stir the mixture when it has been in the oven for 25 minutes and return to oven for the remainder of the time.  Remove from oven, cool and store in a Ziplock bag in the fridge.

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Alisa is the founder of GoDairyFree.org, Senior Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

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