So, you're tasting the Paleo diet, the high-protein, low-carbohydrate diet that our ancestor modeled on 10,000 years ago. If you can figure out what you can and can not eat, you might ask: Is Quinoa Paleo?
The paleo diet forbids cereals and gluten, but seeds are fine. Quinoa is a seed and gluten-free – it seems to be a paleo-friendly option.
But here's the catch: Quinoa also has many grain-like qualities. According to Maggie Michalczyk, RD she is considered a "pseudo-grain". "It is very versatile and is eaten similar to cereals like rice."
No. Although quinoa is filled with tons of good material ̵
If you are strictly paleo, you must say goodbye to your favorite quinoa oatmeal or a puff-snack bar.