Don’t you just love power bowls? You just start with a whole grain and layer in beautiful, nutrient-rich toppings and you’ve got an easy, flavorful meal in one. This super simple recipe for Berry Bowl with Quinoa and Walnuts is inspired by berry season, when a variety of gorgeous, colorful, seasonal fruits are in season. Though you can turn to frozen or dried berries when those aren’t available in the off season year round. Those fresh berries are paired with hearty, protein-rich quinoa, along with chia seeds and walnuts, in this super simple, hearty plant-based quinoa bowl. You can whip up this completely vegan, gluten-free bowl in just 5 minutes if you use precooked quinoa (save some when you cook it for another meal).
Enjoy this recipe as a quinoa breakfast bowl, or try packing this berry bowl up for lunch or meal prep for the week. With only 8 ingredients, you can turn to this healthy recipe any time. While this recipe makes a single serving, you can double or triple it up for meal prep or to serve more in your household. You can also vary the fruit based on what’s in season—try peaches, persimmons, and pomegranates to extend this recipe over the seasons.
Check out this video on how to make this easy recipe for Berry Bowl with Quinoa and Walnuts here and on IG live.
This 5-minute, healthy, delicious Berry Bowl with Quinoa and Walnuts is plant-based (vegan), gluten-free, and packed with nutrition and satisfaction. Serve it as a breakfast quinoa bowl, or as a berry bowl for any meal and snack occasion.
1/4 cup blackberries (fresh, frozen, dried)
1/4 cup sliced strawberries (fresh, frozen, dried)
1/4 cup blueberries (fresh, frozen, dried)
*To cook quinoa, combine 1 cup rinsed, drained quinoa with 2 1/2 cups water and cook for about 15 minutes, until tender. Drain off any remaining water. Makes about 2 1/4 cups cooked quinoa (enough to make 3 power bowls).
Keywords: power bowl, berry, quinoa
For other healthy, plant-based bowls, check out the following:
Tofu Kale Power Bowl with Tahini Dressing
Moroccan Chickpea Sorghum Bowl
Green Goddess Grain Bowl
Strawberry Banana Chia Smoothie Bowl
Vegan Poke Bowl with Tofu, Watermelon, and Quinoa
To learn more about the health benefits of berries, check out this blog.
This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, click here.
Leave a Reply