Green Curry Lentil & Quinoa Stir Fry

Jessica CarterDinner, Food, Lunch, Recipes2 Comments

Lentils, quinoa, zucchini, and snap peas get a kick of flavor and spice from green curry in this easy low-fat stir fry that is both satisfying and nutritious.

Green Curry Lentil & Quinoa Stir Fry
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6 35 minutes
Servings Prep Time
6 35 minutes
Green Curry Lentil & Quinoa Stir Fry
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Servings Prep Time
6 35 minutes
Servings Prep Time
6 35 minutes
Ingredients
  • 1 cup dried green lentils
  • 1 cup uncooked quinoa
  • 1/2 cup vegetable broth
  • 2 tbsp green curry paste
  • 1 large zucchini diced
  • 2 cups snap peas sliced
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 cup plain unsweetened almond milk or coconut milk
  • 1-2 tbsp soy sauce or Bragg Liquid Aminos
  • sea salt to taste
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Instructions
  1. Prepare quinoa and lentils according to package instructions and set aside.
  2. Heat a large pot over medium high heat. Add all liquids and seasonings and mix until well combined. Bring to a simmer.
  3. Add zucchini and snap peas and cook for about 3 minutes until vegetables are heated through. Gently stir in lentils and quinoa and cover with a lid, keeping it slightly ajar to allow steam to release. Reduce heat to medium low and allow to cook for another 10 minutes until liquid is mostly evaporated.
  4. Serve immediately or allow to cool and store in an air-tight container in the refrigerator for up to a week.
Recipe Notes

Produce provided by Hungry Harvest .

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Jessica Carter is the Vegan Food and Lifestyle Coach at Compassion Over Killing (COK), a national non-profit animal protection organization based in Washington, DC. Committed to making plant-based eating more accessible for all, she organizes and hosts cooking demos, develops online trainings and multimedia content for TryVeg.com, and coordinates collaborations with vegan influencers. Her recipes have been featured on FOX45 BaltimoreLet’s Talk Live, and Good Morning Washington.

2 Comments on “Green Curry Lentil & Quinoa Stir Fry”

  1. I can’t wait to give this recipe a try. One question – should it have 1 cup of dry quinoa or 1 cup of prepared quinoa?

    1. Great question! I’ll edit the recipe to clarify. Use dry quinoa and prepare according to package instructions. I hope you enjoy!

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