Quinoa Coconut Sticky Rice - It's a delicious combination of Quinoa and Coconut with a "sticky rice" consistency. Delicious and perfect quick side dish to any meal.

Quinoa Coconut Sticky Rice

Course Side Dish
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 17 minutes
Servings 4 Servings
Author Tiffany Bendayan


  • 1/2 Teaspoon of grated Ginger
  • 1 Teaspoon of Olive Oil
  • 3/4 Cups of Quinoa uncooked
  • 1 oz Can of Coconut Milk 14
  • Salt and Pepper to taste
  • Sesame seeds for garnish optional


  1. In a saucepan, place the olive oil on medium heat
  2. Add the grated ginger and stir until it softens
  3. Add the Quinoa and stir until it's coated with the oil and ginger
  4. Pour the coconut milk, salt and pepper. Stir until it boils
  5. Place a lid and lower the heat down to low
  6. Cook until the Quinoa absorbs all the moisture, approximately 12-15 minutes
  7. Open the lid, fluff with a fork and serve
  8. Sprinkle sesame seeds on top (optional)