This is a great vegetarian option to pasta salad. Great summertime recipe to accompany BBQ chicken or grilled meat.

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Ingredients

6
Original recipe yields 6 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Bring water to a boil in a saucepan; stir in couscous and salt. Remove from heat, cover saucepan, and let stand until water is absorbed, about 5 minutes. Transfer couscous to a bowl and fluff with a fork.

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  • Mix tomatoes, cucumber, onion, parsley, mint, lemon juice, olive oil, and black pepper into couscous. Serve immediately or refrigerate for 1 hour for flavors to blend.

Nutrition Facts

177.3 calories; 5.3 g protein; 29.8 g carbohydrates; 0 mg cholesterol; 202.8 mg sodium. Full Nutrition

Reviews (11)

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Rating: 5 stars
06/02/2020
Quick and easy...very tasty side dish with grilled turkey burgers! Read More
11 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 6
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 0
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 4 stars
05/30/2013
I like to soak my grain in chicken broth for added flavor and I use about the same about of fresh parsley as grain to add even more nutrition as if it needs more of that! Great stuff! Read More
Rating: 5 stars
01/30/2015
This was very simple and delicious. I was looking for dishes to serve my nephew niece and her husband who are vegan and they loved it. The fragrance and flavor of the mint was outstanding. Read More
Rating: 4 stars
09/09/2017
Needed additional salt and pepper but otherwise very good! Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
05/16/2013
Loved this and now my husband asks me to make it all the time! Read More
Rating: 4 stars
09/09/2019
I follow recipe. It tastes plane, good, but not great. Next time will do burglar version Read More
Rating: 5 stars
06/02/2020
Quick and easy...very tasty side dish with grilled turkey burgers! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
06/01/2016
Best tabbouleh I've ever eaten...and I live in LA where there is Mediterranean food everywhere. Truly delicious. Read More
Rating: 5 stars
05/27/2017
i didnt really follow the measurements and just kinda eyeballed it. came out delish either way! Read More
Rating: 4 stars
01/28/2017
Very good quick and simple went well with Easy Chicken Gyros from this site. Read More