Zesty Shrimp and Quinoa

Zesty Shrimp and Quinoa Healthy Recipe

4 Servings 20 min Cook

Macros/Serving: 327 Calories
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3/4 Cup Soy Sauce
1/3 Cup Balsamic Vinegar
1 Tsp Pepper
2 Clove Garlic
20 Medium Shrimp
1 1/2 Cup Quinoa
1 1/2 Medium (2-1/2" dia) Onions


In a medium sized bowl combine soy sauce, balsamic vinegar, pepper, and garlic.

Stir until well blended and set sauce aside.

Combine 1.

5 cup dry quinoa and 2 1/4 cup water in a pot.

Bring to boil, cover, and reduce to a simmer for 10 minutes, or until quinoa is cooked and tender.

Remove from heat and set aside.

While quinoa is cooking, begin cooking the shrimp.

Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a frying pan over medium-high heat.

Add shrimp and chopped onions to pan.

When the shrimp begin to turn pink, add the sauce to the pan and continue to cook, stirring frequently.

When shrimp is cooked through (about 3-5 minutes), add quinoa to the pan, and stir until well combined.

Top with a drizzle of soy sauce or a squeeze of lime (if desired), and enjoy!