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Pearl Couscous and Currants

Photo: Jennifer Davick; Styling: Linda Hirst
Yield Makes 2 cups
Nestle your favorite kabobs over a bed of Pearl Couscous and Currants.


  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 1/2 cups uncooked pearl couscous
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
  • 1/4 cup currants
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh mint

How to Make It

  1. Bring broth to a boil in a medium saucepan. Stir in couscous, reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes. Drain, if necessary; stir in remaining ingredients.