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Best Ever Couscous Salad

Last post May 19, 2009 10:37 AM by bander21 . 3 replies.


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  • Best Ever Couscous Salad

    Couscous Salad
    6-8 servings


    This is great for a potluck, as it does not get “mushy” and can be served at room temperature. It has a great flavor, but not too overpowering, so it blends in with other potluck foods! Easy and quick…Versatile, add what you like - by lighthouse9

    1 approx. 6.5 oz. Box Toasted Pine Nut flavor Couscous
    (** you may also try Parmesan flavored or Garlic-Olive flavor)
    1 can Garbanzo Beans, rinsed and drained well
    1 red or orange Bell Pepper, chopped
    ½ Red Onion, peeled and chopped
    1 English cucumber, seeded and chopped
    Approx. 15 Cherry Tomatoes, cut in quarters
    15-20 pitted Kalamata olives, halved
    ¼ cup Fresh Parsley, chopped
    1 T. Fresh Mint, chopped
    Freshly ground Black Pepper
    Salt to taste
    ¼ cup Olive Oil
    3 limes, juiced
    Pinch (or two!) of ground Cumin
    ½ cup crumbled Feta Cheese
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    Make Couscous according to package directions.
    Place in salad bowl. Add garbanzos, pepper, onion,
    Cucumber, tomatoes, Olives, parsley, mint and pepper
    and salt. Toss to mix.

    In small bowl, mix together olive oil, lime juice and pinch
    (or two) of Cumin. Pour over coucous, then toss well to coat.
    Crumble Feta over top.

     

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  • Re: Best Ever Couscous Salad

    This is a great holiday salad..easy and good...

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  • Re: Best Ever Couscous Salad

    Oh yum!  Sounds like my kind of salad. Big Smile

     

    Beth

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  • Re: Best Ever Couscous Salad

    Oh yum!  Sounds like my kind of salad. Big Smile

     

    Beth

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