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Low Fat Couscous Cucumber & Feta Salad

June  7, 2010
Author Notes

My Aunt serves this year round for a refreshing side to chicken, pork, and fish. It is simple, LOW FAT and takes no time to put together. —chantelle conti

  • Serves 6
Ingredients
  • 1 cup Dry couscous (uncooked)
  • 1/2 cup crumbles feta cheese
  • 1/2 cup fresh mint
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 tablespoon good olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 cucumber peeled and diced
In This Recipe
Directions
  1. Boil couscous as directed on box
  2. slightly cool once cooking in completed
  3. chop mint and zest entire lemon
  4. mix zest and juice from that lemon with olive oil
  5. toss couscous with feta, cucumber, oil mixture and mint
  6. if needed, add one TEASPOON more of lemon juice
  7. cool and serve. Great with anything grilled or roated or on its own....ENJOY!
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