Calamata Couscous

Lillian Russo


I'm really loving couscous lately and I was trying to think of a flavorful way to prepare it! Well, this is just what I was looking for! I created this by combining all the flavors I knew I would love with couscous! It worked perfectly! I hope you'll try it next time your craving couscous!

★★★★★ 3 votes
15 Min
5 Min


1-14 oz
can of low sodium chicken broth
1 c
1 large
clove of garlic - crushed
1/4 c
onion - minced
1/2 c
calamata olives - pitted and chopped
1/2 c
provolone cheese - shredded
2 Tbsp
olive oil, extra virgin
2 Tbsp
fresh parsley - chopped
salt & pepper to taste


1Heat chicken broth in a microwave safe dish on high for about 2 minutes or til boiling.
2Remove from microwave and add couscous. Cover with plastic wrap and let sit for 5 minutes.
3In the mean time, saute garlic and onion in a small skillet with the olive oil. Saute a few minutes til softened. Add salt & pepper to taste.
4Combine the sauteed onions and garlic and all the remaining ingredients with the couscous. Stir together and serve warm.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy