Couscous recipes  (115)

Worthy of being a store-cupboard staple, couscous is extremely versatile and quick to make. Use as a side to tagines and curries, or in soups or summer salads.


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1hr10min

Couscous is the national dish of Morocco, and this authentic-tasting version, with roasted vegetables and hot sauce, will transport you there.

Recipe by: Maggie Pannell

 
1hr

This simple salad is a favourite of my daughters & whenever made will simply disappear from the fridge before I get to serve it! Quick & easy to prepare & useful to use up odds and ends of salad ingredients.

Recipe by: Vickie1

 
55min

This dish is great served with Lamb Tagine and Cucumber Raita.

Recipe by: BenevolentEmpress

 
1hr5min

Taking its inspiration from North African cuisine, this healthy, wholesome vegetarian dish makes a satisfying main course.

Recipe by: Maggie Pannell

 
1hr35min

Chunks of lean lamb are gently simmered with dates in a richly spiced gravy, then piled atop couscous and pistachio nuts, and sprinkled with pomegranate seeds. Serve this exotic dish for a special family meal or a make-ahead dish for entertaining, accompanied by some Arabic flat bread and a simple leafy green salad.

Recipe by: Norma MacMillan

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