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If you can boil water, you can make couscous--one of the quickest, easiest side dishes.

Recipe by Southern Living October 2002


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6 cups


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Instructions Checklist
  • Remove seasoning packet from couscous package.

  • Combine broth, next 3 ingredients, and seasoning packet in a medium saucepan; bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Stir in couscous; cover, remove from heat, and let stand 10 minutes. Stir in parsley and bell pepper.

  • Note: For testing purposes only, we used Near East Toasted Pine Nut Couscous Mix.

Nutrition Facts

224 calories; calories from fat 15%; fat 3.8g; saturated fat 1.3g; protein 8.2g; carbohydrates 42g; fiber 2.3g; cholesterol 4mg; iron 0.7mg; sodium 674mg; calcium 5mg.