Make Ahead Tip: Hold at room temperature for up to 2 hours.
To toast chopped nuts, cook in a small dry skillet over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until fragrant and lightly browned, 2 to 4 minutes.
Preserved lemons are lemons that have been soaked in a salt-lemon mixture for at least 30 days. Their salty sourness is a signature flavor in Moroccan dishes. Find them at specialty-food stores or online at mustaphas.com. To make your own: http://www.eatingwell.com/recipes/preserved_lemons.html
1 1/2 vegetable, 2 1/2 fat