Quinoa Buffalo Chicken Bowl


Quinoa Buffalo Chicken Bowl

• 3 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cooked & shredded
• 3/4 cup franks red hot sauce
• 2 oz. cream cheese, softened
• 1 cup uncooked quinoa
• 2 cups of water
• 4 cups of chopped green leaf lettuce
• 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
• 2 avocados, sliced
• 1/3 cup sliced red onion
• 1/4 cup diced fresh cilantro
• optional: Ranch or Bleu Cheese Dressing


  1. To a medium sauce pan, add quinoa and water. Bring to a boil. Cover, reduce to simmer and cook for 15 minutes. Turn the heat off and let the quinoa sit there for 5 minutes. Then fluff the quinoa with a fork.
  2. Add the franks red hot sauce, and cream cheese to a medium bowl and mix till combined. Add the shredded chicken to the mix, make sure all the chicken is coated with the sauce.
  3. Assemble the bowls. Add 3/4 cup of quinoa, 3/4 cup of lettuce, 1/2 cup of the buffalo chicken mixture, cherry tomatoes, sliced avocado, sliced red onion, and fresh cilantro.

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