For those whose kids don't care for quinoa on its own or kick and scream when it comes to eating veggies, we offer up this recipe. Packed with protein-rich quinoa and a variety of fresh vegetables, these meatballs are the perfect answer to kid food woes. And if you've never tried cooking with quinoa before, now is the perfect time to try!
Quinoa, pronounced “keen-wa,” is a complete protein that's easy to digest and possesses a mild, slightly nutty flavour. It's a great source of nutrition for kids and can be easily substituted for rice or couscous. Try serving these meatballs with gluten-free spaghetti for a hearty, healthy meal you can feel good about serving.