Try this refreshing grain salad as an accompaniment to grilled chicken or fish. Chilled, it's also great for picnics. Look for whole-wheat couscous in the natural-foods section of supermarkets or in specialty stores. Source: EatingWell Magazine, May/June 1995

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Ingredients

Directions

  • Stir together couscous, orange juice concentrate, oil, mustard, thyme, orange zest and salt in a large bowl. Stir in boiling water, cover and set aside until the liquid has been absorbed, about 5 minutes.

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  • Fluff the couscous with a fork. Add parsley, scallions, olives, diced orange and lemon juice; toss to blend. Season with pepper.

Tips

Make Ahead Tip: Cover and refrigerate for up to 2 hours.

Nutrition Facts

307 calories; 7.8 g total fat; 359 mg sodium. 53.8 g carbohydrates; 9.1 g protein; Full Nutrition