1 1/2 cups quinoa
2 TBSP whey
filtered water to cover
2 chicken breasts, cut up into bite-size pieces
1 bag frozen peas
1 can coconut milk
1 red onion, chopped
salt to taste
Combine quinoa and whey in a glass bowl and add just enough warm filtered water to cover it. Cover the bowl with a plate or towel, and soak for 12-24 hours. When ready to cook, rinse the quinoa and place in saucepan with 2 cups water. Bring to a boil, then cover, reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
Saute chicken in butter until still slightly pink, then remove from pan and set aside. Saute onion in butter until translucent, then add coconut milk, cover and simmer for about 3 minutes. Return chicken to pan, cover and simmer for about 3 more minutes, then add peas and simmer until heated through. Serve over quinoa, and salt to taste.
Place quinoa in saucepan with 2 cups water. Bring to a boil, then cover, reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
Combine coconut milk, frozen cooked chicken pieces, and peas in a pan and heat together until heated through. Mix together with cooked quinoa and serve. Salt to taste.