Quinoa Pizza Bites

If you’re anything like my husband Bo, you hear quinoa and you stop listening ….but these are delicious and worth trying that curious thing you don’t know how to pronounce. 

Quinoa Pizza Bites
Makes ~40 bites
  • 2 cups cooked quinoa
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tsp minced garlic
  • ½ cup fresh basil, chopped
  • 1 cup chopped pepperoni slices (~½ of a 7 oz bag) 
  • ½ tsp seasoning salt
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp dried crushed oregano
  • pizza sauce for dipping
1.  Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
2.  Mix together all ingredients, except pizza sauce, in a medium mixing bowl.
3.  Distribute mixture into a greased mini muffin tin, filling each cup to the top (1 heaping Tbs each), and press down gently to compact. 
4.  Bake for 15-20 minutes.
Nutritional Information for 5 bites per My Fitness Pal: Calories – 175, Fat – 10g, Protein – 9g, Fiber – 2g, Calcium – 10mg, Carbs – 12g

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