parmesan quinoa cakes
inspired by pinterest
1 1/2 cups cooked quinoa
1/2 cups grated parmesan cheese
2 tbsp flour
1 tsp black pepper
1 tsp salt
1 tsp garlic powder
1 tsp chili powder
3 tbsp olive oil
in a large bowl, mix together parmesan, flour, salt, pepper, garlic and chili powder, egg and 1 tbsp olive oil
add cooked quinoa and throughly mix together until all ingredients are incorporated. let mixture sit for 5 minutes
in a sauce pan, heat 2 tbsp olive oil to medium heat. divide quinoa into patties (creates about 8 patties) and fry on both sides for about 5 minutes each.
remove from heat and let the patties drain on a paper towel. serve warm. i sprinkle crumbled feta cheese on top and hot sauce on the side for some extra flavor!