Calientito de Quinoa

Ingredients: 6 serves

  • Olive Green Organics Quinoa 1 cup
  • Water 4 cups
  • Cinnamon quilt 1 unit
  • Cloves 5 units
  • Orange skin 2 units
  • Pineapple skin ½ unit
  • Strawberries 6 units


In a pot add the water and the  Quinoa, cook until tender. Strain and reserve the water.

Put on a tray the cooked Quinoa and dry in the oven at 50 degrees for 2 hours.

In the same pot add the Quinoa water, orange, pineapple, apple skins with cloves and cinnamon. Bring the water  into simmering state, and let it simmer for 5 minutes.

Take all the skins and spices out of the Quinoa water and serve as a substitute of tea or coffee with honey.

You can use the remaining dried  Quinoa as a cereal with milk and honey. Store in a dry area.

The “Calientito de Quinoa”  will keep you warm during this cold winter and will keep you away from caffeine. This drink is also highly recommended for children!

There´s nothing better for this season than a hot and nutritive drink!

Buen Provecho!

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