Wednesday, August 24, 2011

MW Couscous Salad

I can have salads even everyday or even anytime of the day..Sometimes its kinda hard for my family members to eat them, coz most of them love junk foods very much..But am trying to keep everyone away from those foods and just feeding them with fresh veggies and salads...Coming to this couscous salad, its takes only 5minutes to get ready, a wonderful salad to enjoy while its hot if they are served chilled or else serve them immediately with grilled meat or steamed veggies for a lunch or dinner, you have many choices to enjoy this filling salad with your choice of meats or veggies..Since am running blogging marathon, i choosed microwave oven for cooking couscous, you can very well make them in stove top..I have added few sweet corn kernels and finely cubed bellpepper to this salad and spiced up with vegetable stock,lemon juice,olive oil and salt, you can very well add many veggies of your choice for a colourful salad..Check my blogger buddies running this 8th edition of blogging marathon with me here..Pls dont bother for the picture,something went wrong in my camera,i couldnt able to fix it since yesterday,am trying to point out the fault hope i'll get my camera back to normal today.


1/2cup Couscous
1cup Vegetable stock
1tbsp Lemon juice
2tbsp Olive oil
Salt
1/2cup Sweet corn kernels
1/4cup Green bellpepper (cubed)
2tbsp Parsley leaves (chopped)

Take the couscous in a microwave safe bowl, add the vegetable stock,olive oil and salt, mix everything well and cook for 3-4 minutes high (stir twice in between),until the couscous grains get well cooked...Keep aside and let it cool completely..

Add the sweet corn kernels,cubed bellpeppers,chopped parsley leaves,lemon juice to the cooked couscous and toss everything gently...Keep in fridge for an hour before serving or serve immediately..


48 comments:

Suchi said... Reply To This Comment

Simple and best! Couscous, anyday anytime!

Amarendra said... Reply To This Comment

Really good one.. I was searching for some recipes of cous-cous. Thanks for posting.

simply.food said... Reply To This Comment

Ilove cous cows salad and yours looks delicious.

Happy Cook / Finla said... Reply To This Comment

I love couscous, i think it is one ingridient which soaks up all the flavour you add to it.

Kalyani said... Reply To This Comment

super healthy.. just had this for lunch :-)

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Srivalli said... Reply To This Comment

Healthy one Priya...hope you get back your camera in action..:)

Prathibha said... Reply To This Comment

Nice n yummy salad..looks delicious..:)

Prathibha said... Reply To This Comment

Nice n yummy salad..looks delicious..:)

Padhu said... Reply To This Comment

Very healthy and yummy

Chandrani Banerjee said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely salad....

Kaveri said... Reply To This Comment

That's a nice recipe...I am trying hard to make myself eat some salads

Kalpana Sareesh said... Reply To This Comment

wow too good salad.. even i can run my day with salad ..

Rani acharyulu said... Reply To This Comment

yummy yummy couscous salad looks delicious.....

vaishali sabnani said... Reply To This Comment

looks really nice...n healthy..

Santosh Bangar said... Reply To This Comment

simple easy and quick healdy .

Harini said... Reply To This Comment

looks interesting!

The Pumpkin Farm said... Reply To This Comment

umm, time to cook couscous soon some day, thanks for sharing this recipe.

aipi said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious n quick ~ perfect for a quick fix lunch!
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Premalatha Aravindhan said... Reply To This Comment

Healthy and delicious salad...

divya said... Reply To This Comment

Wowwwwwwwwwwwww... mouth watering here.. looks so so so delicious and perfect.. simply inviting dear.

Gloria said... Reply To This Comment

Look dleicious, love cous cous, gloria

Nitha said... Reply To This Comment

Good one... yet another MW recipe :)

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Paaka Shaale said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely salad Priya. very colourful :)

Mary said... Reply To This Comment

This sounds light and tasty. It is perfect for a summer meal. I hope you have a great day. Blessings...Mary

DEESHA said... Reply To This Comment

Nice N healthy salad

Aarthi said... Reply To This Comment

i love this...This looks perfect...Thanks for the recipe dear.....

Shanavi said... Reply To This Comment

I also love couscous salad and this is fab

Now Serving said... Reply To This Comment

Recently become a HUGE FAN of couscous! this looks simple, healthy and YUM!

Sensible Vegetarian said... Reply To This Comment

Delicious and colorful one.

Ramya said... Reply To This Comment

wow..thats a simple and easy recipe

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savitha ramesh said... Reply To This Comment

simple yet deliciouss salad.

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

simple and flavorful!...delicious side dish!

Vijitha said... Reply To This Comment

Simple and delicious and healthy!

Priya's Feast said... Reply To This Comment

Hope ur camera reach u soon..The salad luks refreshing.

Krithi's Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Love couscous!! You have made it look still more easier!!
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Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said... Reply To This Comment

I absolutely love couscous :)

Suma Gandlur said... Reply To This Comment

Really a quick one! BTW, how was your vacation?

Pavani said... Reply To This Comment

Quick and healthy salad.

Nirmala's kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Simple and delicious one!!!

mykitchentrials said... Reply To This Comment

wish we got couscous here in Chennai!

Rajani

Cool Lassi(e) said... Reply To This Comment

A simple and delectable salad!

Vardhini said... Reply To This Comment

Yummy .. I am yet to use couscous. Will try soon.

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Mehjabeen Arif said... Reply To This Comment

love the quick'y salad..

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Archana Vivek said... Reply To This Comment

simple and healthy.

Curry Leaf said... Reply To This Comment

Love couscous. Tempting salad

Jane said... Reply To This Comment

This recipe looks like it would be a great side to lentils, pulses, fish etc.

Priya (elaichii) said... Reply To This Comment

very healthy and flavorful too1

Sadaf Afshan said... Reply To This Comment

Hi, my first time here......really nice recipes. I love couscous....never tried it at home though......will try your recipe soon. Glad to follow your blog and join your fanpage too.

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