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Herbed Couscous & Vegetables
Source: National Pork Board

A side dish made with couscous, onions, and peas.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 7 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 4 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 159.4
Total Carbs 26.5 g
Dietary Fiber 4.8 g
Sugars 2.3 g
Total Fat 4.3 g
Saturated Fat 0.5 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.3 g
Potassium 57.0 mg
Protein 5.5 g
Sodium 343.4 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1/2 Vegetables , 1 1/2 Starch
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

1 tbsp  extra virgin olive oil
0 1/2 cup  fresh chopped green onion
2 each  medium garlic cloves
1 cup  low sodium chicken broth
0 3/4 cup  frozen green peas
0 1/2 tsp  dried basil
0 1/4 tsp  salt
0.125 tsp  black pepper
0.6667 cup  couscous
Directions
  1. Heat oil in saucepan over medium high heat. Add onions and garlic and sauté for 2 minutes or until tender.
  2. Add broth, peas, basil, salt and pepper. Bring to boil.
  3. Stir in couscous. Remove from heat. Cover and let stand for 5 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Fluff with fork before serving.

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