Warm Couscous Salad with Feta and Mint

couscous feta salad

warm couscous salad w/ feta and mint

Thank you to our Featured Foodie, healthy-delicious.com, for this simple warm salad recipe. A great, healthy option for those you of with New Years resolutions.

Warm Couscous Salad with Feta and Mint
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Serves: 2
 

Ingredients
  • ¾ cup Water
  • ½ cup Israeli Couscous
  • 1 teaspoon Olive Oil
  • 2 Tablespoons minced Red Onion
  • 1 small Zucchini, thinly sliced
  • ¼ cup Greek Feta Salad Dressing
  • 2 Tablespoons chopped Fresh Mint
  • Cracked Black Pepper, to taste

Instructions
  1. Bring the water to a boil in a medium saucepan set over high heat. Add the couscous and cover the pot. Reduce heat and simmer couscous for 8 minutes, or until water has been absorbed and couscous is cooked through. Remove from heat.
  2. While the couscous is cooking, heat a skillet over medium heat. Once the pan is hot, add the oil. Heat the oil for a minute or two, and add the onion. Cook for 1 minute, then add the zucchini. Cook 3-4 minutes, until vegetables are softened.
  3. Toss together the cooked couscous, vegetables, dressing, and mint. Season with pepper.



One comment on “Warm Couscous Salad with Feta and Mint

  1. newenglandfoodie says:

    wow this sounds good. I’ll make it this week!