This herbed couscous dish is ready to go in 10 minutes.
In a small saucepan, bring 1 1/2 cups water to a boil. Stir in 1/2 teaspoon salt, couscous, and carrot; cover pan, and remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes.
Fluff couscous with a fork. Gently stir in cilantro and oil; season with salt and pepper.