Doesn’t mean a thing, Queenie; nobody knows what hot dogs are, but we still eat ’em.
Erm… quinao has been around longer than most every other food there is. It’s kind of the opposite of a “fad”. lol
quinoa* (I can’t type in the dark.)
I figured out why quinoa now. It’s got the buzzwords “Superfood” and “Gluten-Free”* stamped all over it. Also it’s not in normal food stores like oatmeal, cornmeal or rice.
*To celiac sufferers; my sympathy. Your real need for no gluten is understood and acknowledged.
To quote Captain Kirk on discovering the quadrotriticale stored in The Trouble With Tribbles,.“Wheat. So what?”
Keen wha (quinoa) ain’t cheap….there are other grains with the same properties that don’t cost as much.
Queen Elizabeth Dictates? Quinoa Erectile Dysfunction? Quotidian Every Day? Quadrilateral … Hey, people, I can’t do it all myself!
It’s a bland and awful grain-ish stuff that has no taste. Every time you add anything to it it doubles in size but still has no taste. I’ve seen a cup of quinoa swallow four cups of chopped vegetables and three eggs and spoonfuls of spices without its blandness being affected one whit. It is the Blob.
Quinoa’s not amused…(mid afternoon, and no one’s done this one yet? Pastis, you disappoint me… :-)
I’m quite fond of quinoa, actually.