Hearty Couscous

Serves: 4

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1-5 oz box Wild Mushroom Couscous

1-1/4 c water

1 Tbsp olive oil

3 garlic cloves chopped

3 green onions (green tips included) chopped

6 sun dried tomatoes julienne and chopped

1/2 cup sliced almonds or pecans chopped

Freshly ground black pepper

Juice from 1/2 lemon

Spray iron skillet with non stick spray. Add oil, water and stir in couscous and remaining ingredients. Cover and heat over medium to low heat for 4 minutes. Remove from heat and stir.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving: 

Calories 230, Fat 10g, Saturated Fat 1g, Carbohydrates 31g, Fiber 4g, Protein 8g, Sodium 430mg

Adapted from: Felecia Mathews MS RD CDE

Tip of the Day

Vary your protein routine. The Protein Group includes meat, poultry, seafood, beans and peas, eggs, processed soy products, nuts, and seeds. Eat a variety of these foods each day and throughout the week.

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