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Crockpot Chicken Quinoa Primavera Recipe

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The recipe is super easy and can be made in large quantities and frozen for later reheating and eating on a cold winters day. Or really any day you choose as it makes a great dinner or lunch. Again this recipe is not too hard to put together and not alot of ingredients are required.

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In the crockpot:
1 1/2 cups uncooked quinoa
boneless chicken breasts ( skinless )
9 cups chicken broth
4-6 cloves fresh garlic
salt and pepper
Before serving:
1 tablespoon virgin olive oil
1 bunch asparagus ( cut into small sized pieces )
6 ounces pesto
2 1/2 cup frozen peas
squeeze of fresh lemon juice
fresh parsley, watercress, chives
Parmesan cheese for topping
  1. Rinse the quinoa with fresh water.
  2. Cut the chicken into small pieces (it will cook faster)
  3. Place the quinoa, the chicken, the 4 cups broth, the fresh garlic, along with a sprinkle of...
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Nutritions

Calories
653

Sodium
2028mg
84% DV

Fat
16g
25% DV

Protein
26g
53% DV

Carbs
88g
30% DV

Fiber
12g
48% DV