Chocolate Quinoa Pudding for Easy Eats

Chocolate Quinoa Pudding | Gluten-Free & Vegan | Queen of Quinoa

To me, there’s almost nothing better than enjoying a beautiful bite of a sweet chocolate treat. When I removed dairy and refined sugar from my diet, chocolate fell by the wayside. I used to have a small chocolate square every single night with my cup of mint tea, but it seemed like every single chocolate bar that I look at had sugar in it.

So to curb my chocolate cravings, I’ve had to get creative. Over the past few years, I’ve come up with easy, delicious, sugar-free (and gluten-free) ways to enjoy chocolate. And this is one of the best ones yet.

This is my new (and much improved) version of rice pudding. Subtract the rice, the cream, and the sugar, substitute quinoa, almond milk and maple syrup, with the added nutrients of cocoa powder and chia seeds, and you’ve got one super healthy chocolate treat on your hands. So please enjoy some guilt-free Chocolate Quinoa Pudding with me.

To see the full recipe for my Chocolate Quinoa Pudding, hop on over to the Easy Eats blog!

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About Queen of Quinoa

Alyssa Rimmer is the quinoa obsessed girl behind the gluten-free blog, the Queen of Quinoa. She loves experimenting with nutritious and whole-food ingredients, and seeks to encourage the everyday home chef that cooking and eating gluten-free can not only be healthy, but also delicious and fun. After struggling with stomach issues throughout her college years, Alyssa decided enough was enough and took her health into her own hands. She started by removing gluten from her diet and hasn’t looked back since. Two happy years have passed and her stomach issues have practically disappeared. Living gluten-free has also helped her to truly discover her passion for cooking and she has embraced her new lifestyle with open arms. With the Queen of Quinoa, Alyssa shares her gluten-free recipes, many of which are focused on the superfood quinoa, and discusses her journey to living a more fulfilled and healthy life. She now also cooks refined sugar-free and although not all her of recipes are vegan, she has loved learning and experimenting with vegan baking. She lives in Burlington, Vermont where she is surrounded by fresh, local produce and is always inspired by the fabulous seasonal ingredients that make this state so special. She is excited to share her recipes with you, as she helps to uncover the amazing world of quinoa.
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8 Responses to Chocolate Quinoa Pudding for Easy Eats

  1. Julia says:

    I would have never thought to mix quinoa and pudding together but it sounds good. You come up with some good ones! :)

  2. Ricki says:

    Sounds spectacular! And what a lovely photo, too. :) Thanks so much for linking up to Wellness Weekend this week, Alyssa!
    Ricki recently posted..Coconut Crusted Tofu Bites with Creamy Green Curry Dipping Sauce for Cara’s Clean Eating Party!My Profile

  3. Ricki says:

    Oooops. Sorry, just realized there’s no actual recipe here. . . WW is for recipes only. So sorry! :(
    Ricki recently posted..Coconut Crusted Tofu Bites with Creamy Green Curry Dipping Sauce for Cara’s Clean Eating Party!My Profile

  4. Middles Mac & cheese says:

    Looks like some chunky pudding!

  5. Middles Mac & cheese says:

    Very chocolaty

  6. That pudding looks a little chunky for me

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