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Couscous And Cucumber Salad

“This is a beautiful cold salad that's refreshing and delicious. Couscous is combined with lemon, cucumber, green onions, parsley and basil, and is served on a bed of lettuce.”

Prep
Cook
Serves 8people
Ingredients
10
oz uncooked couscous
2
tbsp olive oil
1/2
cup lemon juice
3/4
tsp salt
1/4
tsp ground black pepper
1
cucumber, seeded and chopped
1/2
cup finely chopped green onions
1/2
cup fresh parsley, chopped
1/4
cup fresh basil, chopped
6
leaves lettuce
6
slices lemon
Directions
1.
In a medium saucepan, bring 1 3/4 cup water to a boil. Stir in couscous; cover. Remove from heat; let stand, covered, 5 minutes. Cool to room temperature.
2.
Meanwhile, in a medium bowl combine oil, lemon juice, salt and pepper. Stir in cucumber, green onion, parsley, basil and couscous. Mix well and chill for at least 1 hour.
3.
Line a plate with lettuce leaves. Spoon couscous mixture over leaves and garnish with lemon wedges.

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