Herbed Vegetable Quinoa Soup With Swiss Chard

Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 25 mins

I came up with this recipe as a way to incorporate more greens into my diet. It is a wonderful blend of flavors that's perfect on a cold winter day. Gluten-free and vegan too!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oil over medium heat in a large pot or Dutch oven. Add onion, garlic, carrots, celery, mushrooms, herbs and pepper and sauté until onions and mushrooms are tender, about 10 minutes.
  2. Add broth and quinoa, bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 15 minutes, or until quinoa and carrots are tender.
  3. Meanwhile, bring a large pot of water to a boil, add Swiss chard and boil for 3 minutes, or until tender. Drain. Stir chard into soup. Serve.
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my daughter is a vegetarian and I love soups<br/>I added fresh basil and ginger. Excellent thank you

yum yum girl March 09, 2014