Tasty Thursday: Mushroom Quinoa Risotto

From Healthy Eating During Pregancy by Erika Lenkert with Brooke Alpert, MS, RD, CDN (Kyle Books; 2012) Photo Credit: Will Heap From Healthy Eating During Pregancy by Erika Lenkert with Brooke Alpert, MS, RD, CDN (Kyle Books; 2012) Photo Credit: Will Heap

If you’re pregnant and feeling clueless about what healthy (and non-forbidden) foods to eat that actually taste good, you’ve found a match with this dish. Heck, it can be a go-to dish even if you’re not expecting! It’s packed with protein, fiber and iron. Plus, replacing quinoa (a pretty trendy grain right now!) for rice gives the dish a natural flavor.

Check out the recipe and more delicious dishes from Erika Lenkert’s Healthy Eating During Pregnancy here.

Are you going to try this dish? What’s your favorite thing to eat during pregnancy, or what foods were you obsessed with when you were pregnant?