Rating: 3.45 stars
139 Ratings
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  • 139 Ratings

Israeli couscous, found in gourmet shops and many supermarkets, has large, chewy grains. Caramelized shallots, fresh parsley, and lemon juice add loads of flavor.

Everyday Food, April 2009

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prep:
15 mins
total:
15 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a medium pot of boiling salted water, cook couscous until al dente, according to package instructions. Drain, and transfer to a bowl.

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  • Meanwhile, in a medium skillet, heat oil over medium-high. Add shallots; season with salt and pepper. Cook, stirring frequently, until browned, 3 to 5 minutes. Add to bowl with couscous. Add parsley and lemon juice, and toss. Season with salt and pepper.

Cook's Notes

Instead of shallots, you can use an onion.

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Reviews

139 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 24
  • 4 star values: 47
  • 3 star values: 40
  • 2 star values: 24
  • 1 star values: 4