Quinoa Salad With Sun-dried Tomato Pesto Touted as the world’s healthiest food , quinoa is a plant grown for its edible seeds. Slow Cooker Pesto Chicken Quinoa with Sun Dried Tomatoes Wholesomelicious fresh basil leaves, lemon pepper, sun dried tomatoes, salt, Parmesan cheese and 6 more Cook like a Pro Quinoa has been the staple food of people in the Andes region but only started to become popular in the First World some ten years ago.