Simple Couscous Recipes

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Here are a few recipes for leftover couscous!

Simple Couscous Recipes
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Recipe type: Side Dish, Main, Lunch
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Serves: 1
 

I made a big batch of couscous last night and had about three cups worth of leftovers today. I decided to experiment with a few ideas. Here they are! All enjoyable. :)
Ingredients
  • WARM COUSCOUS SALAD
  • 1 cup prepared couscous
  • 1 tbsp. Italian dressing
  • ¼ cup chopped cucumber
  • 1 tbsp. chopped red onion
  • COLD COUSCOUS SALAD
  • 2 tbsp. Feta cheese crumbles
  • 1 cup prepared couscous
  • ¼ cup chopped red pepper slices
  • 1 green onion, chopped
  • 1 tbsp. salad dressing of your choice
  • COUSCOUS SIDE DISH
  • 1 cup prepared couscous
  • 1 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 2 baby carrots, finely chopped
  • ¼ tsp. sea salt

Instructions
  1. WARM COUSCOUS SALAD
  2. Combine 1 cup prepared couscous and the 1 tbsp. Italian dressing and warm in the microwave for 1 minute.
  3. Mix in the ¼ cup chopped cucumber and the 1 tbsp. chopped red onion.
  4. Stir and enjoy!
  5. COLD COUSCOUS SALAD
  6. Combine all ingredients in a serving bowl.
  7. Stir well until the salad dressing has circulated.
  8. COUSCOUS SIDE DISH
  9. Combine all ingredients in a glass serving bowl.
  10. Stir well.
  11. Microwave for 1 minute 30 seconds.



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