HOW TO COOK ISRAELI COUSCOUS (PEARL COUSCOUS)
Learn all the ways to cook Israeli Couscous (a.k.a. pearl couscous) with chicken stock, vegetable broth or water. Always fluffy and never sticky, makes a tasty side or delicious salads! femme enceinte 1 mois recettes.
Provided by: Makos
Total time: 15 minutes
Prep time: 3 minutes
Cook time: 12 minutes
|1 ½ cups (200 grams) Israeli couscous|
|1 tablespoon olive oil|
|4 cups water|
|1 teaspoon salt|
- Saute: Add the couscous and the olive oil in a pot over medium/high heat and saute for 2-3 minutes, stirring constantly, until it starts to smell nutty and the pearls start to brown in certain parts.
- Boil: Add the water and the salt and bring to a boil. Once the water starts to boil, reduce the heat to a gentle simmer and cook for 7-8 minutes. Taste the couscous and if it needs more time cook for additional 2 minutes.
- Drain: Remove from the heat and drain through a sieve. Transfer to a bowl, add 1-2 teaspoons of olive oil (optional), fluff up with a fork and serve. You can also add ground black pepper, chopped parsley and lemon juice.
Calories 218 kcal, ServingSize 1 serving