1 Tablespoon olive oil
2 garlic cloves, minced
2 Tablespoons (or more) minced jarred jalapeños
1 diced red pepper (optional)
1 cup quinoa, rinsed
1 cup broth
1 (15 ounce) can black beans, rinsed
1 1/2 cup salsa
1 cup corn kernels
1 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon cumin
3/4 teaspoon salt (or more to taste)
Fresh black pepper to taste
Juice of one lime (optional)
Optional toppings: tortilla chips, sour cream, cheese, hot sauce, avocado, tomato
- Heat oil in pan and add garlic, jalapeño and diced red pepper and cook, stirring frequently for about a minute.
- Stir in quinoa, broth, beans, salsa, corn, chili powder, cumin, salt and pepper.
- Bring to a boil then cover and reduce to a simmer. Cooking for about 20 minutes until quinoa is cooked through.
- Stir in some lime juice when finished if desired.