Couscous

05/07/2019

Couscous look a little like rice, but it is actually a kind of pasta, originated from North Africa. It is usually sold at dried or packaged form which has been already pre-steamed, so you just give it a quick soak in hot water without cooking.

Couscous salad
Couscous look a little like rice, but it is actually a kind of pasta, originated from North Africa. It is usually sold at dried or packaged form which has been already pre-steamed, so you just give it a quick soak in hot water without cooking.
Ingredients
  • 150gr Couscous
  • A halfof cucumber
  • 150gr cherry tomato
  • A halfof red bell pepper
  • A halfof green bell pepper
  • A halfof yellow bell pepper
  • 8-10 shrimps
  • 3tablespoon olive oil
  • 1,5teaspoon slat
  • 1teaspoon black pepper
  • boiling water
Instructions
  1. Pour couscous to a bowl. Add boiling water enough to cover the couscous and wait around 5 minutes. Then check whether it is soft ,if not, continue to add a little boiling water, and try again.
  2. Mix together chopped cucumber, 3 kinds of bell pepper, half cutted cherry tomato
  3. Add in olive oil, salt and pepper together and stir well
  4. Peel and remove the head of a shrimp, wash with water, let it drained and sauté with olive oil and a little of salt
  5. Scoop couscous salad into the plate, lay shrimp on top is done