Curry Cous Cous Salad

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joeyjoan K

By
@chachi

This another recipe idea I got from Giada's cooking show on food network.I didn't have all the ingredients on hand so I used what I thought would be a good compliment to the ingredients I did have.
Make it no more then an hr before serving.
I didn't have cauliflower this time but the next time I make it I intend to include the cauliflower, so I have included directions for the vegetable as well.

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Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • THE DRESSING

  • 3/4 c
    yogurt, plain (greek if you have it,i did dannon)
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp
    curry powder
  • ·
    the zest of 1 lemon
  • CAULIFLOWER

  • 1
    head of cauliflower
  • THE SALAD

  • 2 c
    broth, chicken or vegatable
  • 2 1/2 Tbsp
    curry powder
  • 2 c
    cous cous
  • 1 c
    cranraisins
  • 1 c
    green onions chopped
  • 1 c
    sunflower seeds
  • ·
    the zest of 1 lemon

How to Make Curry Cous Cous Salad

Step-by-Step

  1. break apart cauliflower head and chop into bit size pieces,place on lightly greased baking sheet drizzel with olive oil, bake in 350 degree oven for about 15 mins.Cauliflower should be tender and lightly golden.
  2. mix yogurt, curry and lemon juice together salt and pepper to taste and chill
  3. bring broth and curry to a boil,add cous cous stir, cover and remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes until cous cous absorbs the liquid.
  4. in a large bowl combine cranrasins, lemon zest,onion and sunflower seeds.Mix in roasted cauliflower
  5. Add cooked cous cous to bowl of nuts and fruit...Mix well and chill
  6. when ready to serve mix dressing into the salad.

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About Curry Cous Cous Salad

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides, Pasta Salads
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Mediterranean
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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