Another simple and light summer meal that makes use of leftovers...
Make and share this Golden Couscous-Shrimp Salad With Bleu Cheese-Walnut Bread recipe from Food.com.
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- 1⁄4 cup onion (diced)
- 1 teaspoon minced garlic paste
- 1 cup frozen shrimp (without shells)
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon dried parsley
- 1 cup cooked couscous (I used my leftover Golden Couscous)
- 1 red bell pepper
- 2 tablespoons fresh basil (chopped)
- 1 tablespoon white pepper
- salad greens, mix
- iceberg lettuce
- blue cheese
- sliced bread (I used walnut bread)
- Sauté onion in 1 tablespoon olive oil.
- Add garlic, shrimp, oregano, and parsley.
- Cook until shrimp turn light pink.
- Throughly mix in couscous and bell pepper.
- Simmer for 10 minutes then remove from heat and cool.
- Combine salad greens, lettuce, and basil.
- Add cooled shrimp mixture and toss until well mixed.
- Drizzle with 2 tablespoons olive oil and sprinkle with white pepper.
- Toss until lightly coated.
- ***Melted bleu cheese on walnut bread makes a great accompaniment.