Pancetta Quinoa with Almonds

  • Yield: 4-6 servings


1/3cup Toasted sliced almonds
5ounces diced pancetta
1medium shallot, minced
1head roasted garlic, pulp squeezed out
1/2cup sliced green onions
2tablespoons chopped parsley
2cups chicken stock


  1. In a medium saucepan, brown the diced pancetta. Add the shallots and cook until softened but not brown. Add the roasted garlic and stir to combine. Stir in the stock; bring to boil and simmer covered until all liquid is absorbed, about 20 minutes.
  2. Fluff with fork and toss to combine the toasted almonds, green onions and parsley into the quinoa. Salt and pepper, to taste.