How was your weekend? Did you do any holiday break baking? I flew back into Chicago on Saturday night time then savored a stress-free evening with Tony. We tried out to uncover anything to view on Netflix considering that we a short while ago concluded Breaking Terrible, but almost nothing seemed convincing more than enough. That and we simply cannot appear to be to make a choice ever. What are some of your preferred Tv set sequence on Netflix? I believed The Fringe seemed truly excellent, largely mainly because Pacey is in it.

In other news, my birthday is subsequent week (on the 22nd!) and I’ll be turning 26. I never know what I want for my birthday handle, generally it’s pumpkin pie but this year I’m kind of feeling a BIG fat doughnut or chocolate mousse. Is it unhappy that dessert is the most critical factor to me on my birthday?

Plenty of about birthday dessert. Let us converse entertaining and the vacations! I know most of you are doing holiday break parties this subsequent week so I wished to make some thing savory that was a minor distinct. Which is appropriate, you can stroll up and shock everybody with your homemade dish. And bonus! It’s healthier much too.

Quinoa enchilada bake in a white dish

This sauce is straightforward and you can use a canned enchilada sauce or effortlessly make your individual (detailed in the recipe!). I really like making my possess enchilada sauce there is so significantly more flavor heading on and it is uncomplicated to do. Additionally, then you get rid of substances you really don’t require these as corn starch and issues no person can pronounce. It’s all about how considerably time you have though, I realize that. If you make your mind up to go the canned enchilada route, there are a couple of good manufacturers of enchilada sauce at Total Meals.

Now test out what comes about in this recipe. The base of the enchilada sauce is canned tomato sauce, garlic, spices and herbs. You will simmer it then insert hearth-roasted tomatoes (I utilized Muir Glen!). Right after that you will mix black beans, corn, quinoa and your homemade sauce alongside one another and pour into a casserole dish. Add heaps of cheese on top and bakeeeeee. Inform me that doesn’t sound straightforward.

Quinoa enchilada bake in a white dish

I like this dish for entertaining or just for serving for meal. If you are serving it for entertaining uses, I endorse pairing it with some tortilla chips. Like the crunchy, salty types. YUM. DIP IT.

If you do end up serving this as a primary dish, it’s excellent in warmed corn tortillas and topped with bitter cream or greek yogurt. I also really like incorporating further cilantro on top rated and guac.

Dipping a chip into Quinoa Enchilada Bake

I hope you guys delight in this recipe. My mother is basically in enjoy with it, hence I know it’s good. If you make just about anything from AK, be confident to tag #ambitiouskitchen on Instagram so I can see what you are cooking up!

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Quinoa Enchilada Bake in a white dish

Extra wholesome appetizers you will love:

Garlic White Bean Basil Hummus

Tortilla Chip-Crusted Baked Jalapeño Poppers

The Best Garlic Bread You are going to At any time Take in

Tofu Vegan Nachos with Cashew Cheese Sauce

The Best Guacamole You are going to At any time Try to eat

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