Couscous Tabouli Salad

15 mins (prep 15)
12 ingredients
5 servings
Quick and delicious

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  • 1/2 cup boiling water
  • 1 1/4 cups dry couscous
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/3 cup lemon juice
  • medium tomato, diced
  • 1/2 medium red or geen pepper, diced (green makes a better color contrast)
  • 1/2 medium onion, diced (i use red)
  • 1/2 medium cucumber, seeded and diced
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 lemon (slice other half into 1/8 inch rounds for optional garnish)
  • (note: i once used cilantro in place of the parsley to a very good effect, but parsley is more standard.)


Serving Size (28.8 g)
Servings 5
Amount per Serving
Calories 108.17 Calories from Fat 106.83
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 11.87g 91.32%
Saturated Fat 1.64g 41.01%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 0.4mg 0.08%
Total Carbohydrate 1.12g 1.87%
Dietary Fiber 0.05 g 0.98%
Sugars 0.41 g %
Protein 0.06g 0.57%
Vitamin A 0.98IU% Vitamin C 6.3mg%
Calcium 1.09mg% Iron 0.08mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
boiling water, dry couscous, medium tomato, or, medium onion, medium cucumber, chopped fresh parsley,