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Instant Pot Pesto Quinoa and Veggies

The instant pot is one of the best ways to get dinner on the table, fast. Simple and easy to clean, this kitchen gadget is a must have! This quick quinoa recipe is packed with protein, fiber and 85% of your daily vitamin C needs. A win, win for everyone!

Instant Pot Pesto Quinoa and Veggies

Makes 6 servings

Prep time: 5 min Cook time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

1 red bell pepper, diced

½ red onion, diced

1 ½ cups uncooked quinoa

½ teaspoon salt

½ teaspoon black pepper

4 cups spinach

2 cups low-sodium chicken broth, or any other broth

2 red tomatoes, diced

1/3 cup pesto

Feta cheese and sliced almonds to garnish

Directions

Combine bell pepper, onion, quinoa, salt, pepper, spinach and broth in instant pot. Cook on rice setting or for 8 minutes on manual.  

Use manual release when done.  

Add tomatoes and pesto. Mix well.  

Serve warm or cold garnished with feta cheese and sliced almonds.

Nutrition (before garnish)

268 calories | 9g fat | 1.5g saturated fat | 454mg sodium | 34.6g carbohydrate | 4.5g fiber | 10.1g protein

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Visit an N Good Health Wellness Fair at your facility. Check the schedule below to see when a Wellness Fair is coming to you!

Date/time Location
Tuesday, Feb. 5
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Watterson Tower
Y @ Work Fitness Center
Thursday, Feb. 7
7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Norton Hospital
Cafeteria, Dining Rooms C and D
​Tuesday, Feb. 12
7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Norton Audubon Hospital
Community Room, LL2
​Thursday, Feb. 14
7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Norton Brownsboro Hospital
Cafeteria
Tuesday, Feb. 19
7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Norton Children’s Hospital
S. Randolph Scheen Family Conference Center (Rooms 2 and 3)
Thursday, Feb. 21
7 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital
Downstairs area next to cafeteria

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