Couscous With Broccoli

Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 10 mins

Very yummy! Only 3 WW points per serving! From the Weight Watchers "5 Ingredients, 15 Minutes" Cookbook.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. If using frozen broccoli, thaw and drain.
  2. Mix chicken broth, salt and pepper in a saucepan and bring to a boil.
  3. Stir in couscous and broccoli. Cover, remove from heat, and let stand 5 minutes or until all liquid is absorbed. Fluff with a fork and serve. Makes 4 one cup servings.


Most Helpful

This was good and very easy to make. I followed the recipe as written. I used steamfresh brocoli so I cooked that in the microwave first. I cut the salt to 1/4 teaspoon and will still thought it was a bit salty. I would leave the salt out completely. Next time I would do as some of the other reviewers did and add garlic and some cheese.

bmcnichol May 13, 2008

Thanks for sharing this roni. We enjoyed it immensely. I also added 1/2 cup onion, 2 cloves garlic at the beginning of the recipe. When serving, i finished it with a small grating of fresh parmesan and a squeeze of lemon juice. I rated it 4 stars as it is a good basic recipe but felt it needed tweeking. thanks again.

Sandi - QLD Australia February 23, 2008

I have to say that with a few additions this was the best couscous I have made so far! Here are the additions: Olive oil to coat the pan, 1/2 cup finely chopped onion, 2 cloves of garlic-I will add 2 more next time. Garlic salt and Natures Season. I sauteed the onion and garlic until barely browned and followed the rest of the directions adding the seasons to taste just before served.

cricket1176 August 21, 2006

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