A staple amongst the gluten-free and vegetarian folk, quinoa has firmly cemented itself on Sydney's dining scene—formed into all sorts of delicious creations. Here are the best quinoa dishes in Sydney town for a superfood kick.
Spiced Quinoa Porridge
Bondi Wholefoods offers lightly spiced quinoa porridge muddled with sour cherries and dates, and served with fresh banana, toasted coconut flakes, maple roasted almonds and a side of coconut milk. Dairy-free, gluten-free and no added sugar—quinoa is perfect for those Sydneysiders with food intolerances.
Aboutlife's café menu is brimming with tasty superfoods, but we highly recommend the Egg Nourishment—organic quinoa scrambled with organic eggs on a bed of cherry tomatoes, kale and raw pesto, topped with flaxseed. A seriously good quinoa dish composition.
The Hill Eatery in Bondi has created a protein-rich breakfast bowl of poached eggs, quinoa, sauerkraut and avocado—healthy and delicious!
Coconut Quinoa Bircher
Famed for its vast range of gluten-free and vegetarian options, Ruby's Diner serve delectable coconut quinoa bircher with fresh autumn fruits and coconut sugar caramel—yum! You aren't a Sydney quinoa devotee unless you've been to Ruby's Diner.
For your midday protein kick get to The Boathouse at Balmoral or Palm Beach. The Green Salad features sprouts, quinoa, baby cos, radicchio and seeds with an optional side of smoked salmon. Take a drive coast side and search out your quinoa feast.
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