Couscous and beetroot salad

A colourful medley, great for feeding a crowd and easy to make ahead.

INGREDIENTS

450g couscous
enough to cover the couscous vegetable stock (warm)
1 lemon (juice only)
1tsp Bart garlic paste
2tsp Bart harissa paste
3tbsp olive oil
300g cooked beetroot (cut into 1cm cubes)
4 spring onions (sliced)
70g rocket leaves
50g pine nuts (toasted)
1tsp Bart cumin seeds
3tsp Bart ground coriander
CuisineNorth African / African, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
SeasonSummer
IngredientsVeg
LifestyleVegetarian, Vegan, Dairy Free, Healthy
OccasionsFood with Friends, BBQ, Summer, Alfresco, Mid week meal
CoursesQuick Creations, BBQ, Easy, Sharing, Side dish
ServesServes 6
Prep Time20 Minutes
Couscous Beetroot Salad

METHOD

  1. Place the couscous in a bowl and pour over enough stock to cover. Stir briefly then set aside for 10 minutes until the liquid is absorbed.
  2. Fluff up the couscous with a fork, stir in the lemon juice, garlic, harissa and olive oil and season.
  3. Just before serving, stir the beetroot, spring onions, rocket leaves, pine nuts, cumin seeds and coriander into the couscous. Transfer to a salad bowl and drizzle over a little olive oil.

Couscous and beetroot salad

A colourful medley, great for feeding a crowd and easy to make ahead.

450g couscous
enough to cover the couscous vegetable stock (warm)
1 lemon (juice only)
1tsp Bart garlic paste
2tsp Bart harissa paste
3tbsp olive oil
300g cooked beetroot (cut into 1cm cubes)
4 spring onions (sliced)
70g rocket leaves
50g pine nuts (toasted)
1tsp Bart cumin seeds
3tsp Bart ground coriander
  1. Place the couscous in a bowl and pour over enough stock to cover. Stir briefly then set aside for 10 minutes until the liquid is absorbed.
  2. Fluff up the couscous with a fork, stir in the lemon juice, garlic, harissa and olive oil and season.
  3. Just before serving, stir the beetroot, spring onions, rocket leaves, pine nuts, cumin seeds and coriander into the couscous. Transfer to a salad bowl and drizzle over a little olive oil.

Products Used

BART3088 PASTE GARLIC
BART3088 PASTE HARISSA
BART3088 JAR SMALL SPICE CUMIN
BART3088 JAR SMALL SPICE CORINADER

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