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- 1 cup quinoa
- 1 tbsp olive oil
- 1 cup chopped yellow onion
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 each yellow, orange and green bell peppers, chopped
- 1 cup chopped roasted red peppers
- 1 lb lean beef tenderloin, trimmed of visible fat and cut into thin strips
- 1 cup low-sodium beef broth
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
- Sea salt and fresh ground black pepper, to taste (TRY: Simply Organic Ground Black Pepper)
- Cook quinoa according to package directions; set aside.
- Meanwhile, heat oil in a wok or large skillet on medium-high. Add onion and garlic and cook for 2 to 3 minutes, until onions are soft. Add bell peppers and roasted peppers and cook for 2 minutes, until onions are golden brown. Add beef and cook for another 2 minutes, stirring frequently. Add broth and bring to a simmer over same heat. Simmer for 2 minutes, until steak is cooked through. Remove from heat, stir in basil and season with salt and pepper. Serve beef mixture over quinoa.
- Serving Size: 1 1/2 c beef stir-fry and 1/2 c quinoa
- Calories: 377
- Carbohydrate Content: 40 g
- Cholesterol Content: 60 mg
- Fat Content: 11 g
- Fiber Content: 6 g
- Protein Content: 31 g
- Saturated Fat Content: 2 g
- Sodium Content: 316 mg
- Sugar Content: 7 g