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lad's vegetable couscous

★★★★★ 2
a recipe by
Anytown, CA

This is my version of a tasty couscous. I like to serve it with stewed chicken. You can make it vegetarian by using vegetable broth but when I serve it with chicken I use chicken broth,beef broth with a beef dish.

★★★★★ 2

Ingredients For lad's vegetable couscous

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 c onion,minced
  • 1 3/4 c chicken broth
  • 1 /2 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 c quick cooking couscous
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 garlic clove,minced
  • 1 zucchini,chopped small
  • 2 tablespoons pimiento,minced
  • 1/4 c parsley,chopped

How To Make lad's vegetable couscous

  • 1
    Saute onion in the butter until the onion is translucent. Add chicken broth, lemon juice,garlic powder,salt and pepper. Bring to a boil. Remove from heat, stir in couscous, cover and let stand for 5 minutes to absorb the liquid. Heat oil,saute zucchini and onion,season with salt and pepper to taste, cook until zucchini is tender.Stir in zucchini,fluff couscous with a fork.Lightly fold in pimiento and parsley.

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