Couscous Salad with Zucchini, Lemon and Ricotta Salata

September 13, 2009

Serves: 4

Ingredients

  • 4 cups loosely-packed, cooked couscous
  • 1 1/2 cups minced zucchini
  • 1 tablespoon minced shallot
  • 2 tablespoons chopped basil
  • grated zest of one lemon
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • salt
  • freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/2 cup crumbled ricotta salata
In This Recipe

Directions

  1. In a mixing bowl, fold together the couscous, zucchini, shallot, basil and lemon zest. Add the lemon juice and olive oil and stir to mix. Season with salt and pepper. Let sit for 10 minutes. Transfer to a serving bowl and sprinkle with the ricotta salata.

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