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Baked quinoa with sweet potatoes & almonds: 98 cents/serving

I have something of a love-hate relationship with quinoa. I love how healthy it is, but I hate the fussy rinsing it requires to get rid of the bitter-tasting residue. I love its versatility, but I hate contributing to situations like this [link] that drive up the prices of nutritious food for the people who need it most. That said, I still do like to throw quinoa into the mix every now and then for the sake of variety, and this autumnal version really hit the spot—a little sweet, a little savory, very creamy and a little crunchy.

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