Total Time
Prep 30 mins
Cook 9 mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In saucepan, bring water to boil.
  2. Stir in couscous and currants.
  3. Cover and remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, heat oil in large non-stick fry pan over medium-high heat. Add onion, garlic and ginger.
  5. Saute 3 minutes or until tender.
  6. Add cumin seeds.
  7. Saute 1 minute. With fork, fluff couscous and currants.
  8. Stir in onion mixture, orange zest and coriander.
  9. Add salt and hot chili flakes to taste.
Most Helpful

Really wonderful blend of flavors...very original. The orange and coriander really jump out at you and the currants provide a bit of sweetness. I added a red bell pepper to the mix. I'll be making this one a lot. Thanks for the recipe!

Myra November 29, 2001

Very good. I thought it's a tad complicated as you need to zest an orange and grate ginger but the flavors all come together for a very nice dish. I didn't have coriander so I omitted it. I'll be making this again.

Riverside Len March 11, 2011