Couscous With Fresh Cilantro and Lemon Juice
20 mins (prep 10, cooking 10)
10 ingredients
4-6 servings
This easy and simple couscous is a perfect side for a tagine. if you don't like the flavor of cilantro, try using fresh mint or parsley. For added flavor use broth for the water.

Categories:  side-dish , low-cholesterol , pasta,-rice-and-grains , <-30-mins , african , low-sat.-fat , quick , healthy , vegetarian , pasta , low-in... , moroccan , time-to-make ,
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Serving Size (174.65 g)
Servings 4
Amount per Serving
Calories 313.29 Calories from Fat 70.47
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 7.83g 48.21%
Saturated Fat 1.11g 22.11%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 11.01mg 1.83%
Total Carbohydrate 51.18g 68.24%
Dietary Fiber 3.49 g 55.86%
Sugars 0.08 g %
Protein 8.43g 67.43%
Vitamin A 0.75IU% Vitamin C 2.06mg%
Calcium 23.6mg% Iron 0.98mg%
*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:
coarse salt, fresh cilantro, fresh lemon juice, salt and pepper