Toasted Maple Quinoa Flakes

Today I want to share one of my favorite recipes with you: Toasted Maple Quinoa Flakes. I found this recipe in Gwyneth Paltrow’s cookbook, It’s All Good. It’s a healthy way to add a little crunch to parfaits and fruit salads, and it’s Gluten Free!Toasted Maple Quiona FlakeS04

You start off with ½ cup of Olive Oil

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And ½ cup of Pure Maple Syrup

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Whisk together in a mixing bowl

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Add in 3 cups of Quinoa Flakes

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Stir well

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Spread out onto a Baking Sheet lined with parchment paper (or foil like I did)

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Bake in the over at 400 degrees for 25 minutes. Be sure to stir while roasting!

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I usually take this ‘granola’ to work with me, I like to mix it in with berries for a nice crunch, or add in dried fruits and nuts, sometimes I even just eat it plain with a spoon!

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What’s your favorite way to add a little sweet crunch to your food?