Boil a kettle of water. Combine 1 part couscous and 1.5 parts boiling water IN your serving bowl, or for a single serving, in the bowl you will eat from! Cover with a plate, wait 3 minutes, and FLUFFY COUSCOUS!
Tomato Chickpea Pesto Salad
|Whole Wheat Couscous Chickpea Pesto Salad|
Tomato Chickpea Pesto Couscous Salad
1/2 c whole wheat couscous
3/4 c boiling water
1 fresh tomato, chopped (medium to large tomato)
3/4 c chickpeas, (canned is convenient, dried are better -- I made a bunch yesterday!)
~2 Tbsp pesto (I used this leftover from this recipe)
Prepare couscous as described above, chop tomatoes while you wait, mix everything together, and enjoy!
|Can't go wrong with beans and fresh tomatoes!|
|Couscous with no pan!|
|Cut tomatoes with my ceramic knife -- mine is from Victorian, and I love it; here are others|
|Fresh pesto is delightful, easy, and cheap!|
COMMENTS: This was so good that I ate my bowl right up, probably too fast, and then proceeded to make a whole new bowl, and finish it too! That's how FAST AND YUMMY it is! What are your favorite quickest meals to make?