How to Cook Couscous

Try whole-wheat couscous for a delicious 5-minute ingredient to add to your meals.

Tiny grains of whole-wheat couscous have a knack for absorbing flavors. Couscous is done in a snap—it takes just 5 minutes standing in boiled water, and voilà! Make it a pantry staple at your house and you’ll have an instant base for an easy dinner.

Couscous Shopping Tip

Look for couscous near rice and other grains in the super­market. Check for the words “whole-wheat” on the ingredient list to make sure you get an added boost of fiber.

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