Originally from North Africa, couscous is tiny pearls of semolina pasta that is ready to eat in minutes. Often used as a base for stews, couscous is easy and versatile. This recipe is a perfect match for our Chicken with Tomato-Vermouth Sauce. Couscous can be found in grocery stores near the pasta or rice.

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Recipe Summary

prep:
15 mins
total:
15 mins
Servings:
4
Yield:
3 -1/3 cups
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Ingredients

4
Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • In a 3-quart saucepan, combine all ingredients except couscous. Bring to a boil, uncovered, and boil for 1 minute. Turn off heat and stir in couscous; cover and let stand for 5 minutes. Stir and serve.

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Nutrition Facts

202 calories; protein 5.6g 11% DV; carbohydrates 33.6g 11% DV; fat 3.2g 5% DV; cholesterol 7.6mg 3% DV; sodium 298.6mg 12% DV. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (6)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 5 stars
01/11/2014
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 3 stars
01/08/2017
It's good. It's easy. But that's it... no fireworks nothing terribly special but it's good. Read More
7 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 2
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 2
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
01/11/2014
Delicious Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
03/27/2014
This was good not amazing but good everyday easy side dish. I didn't have crushed rosemary and didn't bother to crush what I had. I wish I did because each rosemary leaf was a little too intense. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
03/31/2016
This was really good! I didn't have any rosemary handy so I decided to change it up some. I used thyme and a little chicken bouillon. I also mixed in some flax and chia seeds for the added health benefit. This changed the texture some making it almost like a thick risotto. Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
11/30/2015
Very good. I'm not a chef so I needed something easy to impress my valentine with great success! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
04/23/2015
simple but yummy! Read More
Rating: 3 stars
01/08/2017
It's good. It's easy. But that's it... no fireworks nothing terribly special but it's good. Read More
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