Couscous-Corn Salad
 
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Serving Size : 4 Preparation Time :0:00 
Categories : Basil Bell peppers 
Cheese Corn 
Couscous 
 
  amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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1 cup  Couscous
2 cup  Corn
1 cup  Basil Leaves -- packed
1/2 cup  Roasted Red Peppers -- (jarred)
1/2 cup  Red Onion -- finely diced
2 Tbsp  Olive Oil
3 Tbsp  Lemon Juice
 
In medium saucepan, bring 1 1/2 cups water to boil over high heat. Add couscous, 
stir and return to a boil. Cover pan, remove from heat and let stand 5 minutes. 
 
In the meantime, bring another medium saucepan of water to boil over high heat. 
Add corn, reduce heat and simmer until tender, about 3 minutes. Drain well. 
Fluff couscous with fork and transfer to large serving bowl. Set aside to cool 
at room temperature. Add corn, basil, peppers and onion. 
In small cup, mix oil and lemon juice. Pour over couscous mixture and toss to 
coat. Season to taste with salt and pepper. 
 
Description: "This salad is a delight to make in the summer when fresh basil 
and 
corn are in abundance. Couscous, a staple in North African dishes, is 
made of tiny pasta pellets and is readily available in most 
supermarkets." 
Cuisine: "Low calorie" 
Source: "Vegetarian Times" 
 
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Per Serving (excluding unknown items): 304 Calories; 8g Fat (22.9% calories from 
fat); 8g Protein; 52g Carbohydrate; 5g Dietary Fiber; 0mg Cholesterol; 17mg 
Sodium. Exchanges: 3 Grain(Starch); 1/2 Vegetable; 0 Fruit; 1 1/2 Fat. 
 
 
 
(ID: 80436) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Sun, Sep 22, 2002


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