Israeli Couscous With Pecans

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Red Dog

This was adapted from a recipe on a box of Israeli Couscous. Israeli couscous looks like little pearls. Simply delicious!

Top Review by Lori Mama

I scaled the recipe back to serve two. Very easy to put together and the adjustments worked out fine. Made for Pick A Chef Safari Event. :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in a large saucepan over medium low heat.
  2. Add pecans and stir until golden brown. Transfer to small bowl.
  3. Melt remaining 2 tablespoons of butter in the same pan over medium heat. Add onions and saute until couscous browns slightly.
  4. Add broth and salt and bring to a boil.
  5. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer until liquid is absorbed and couscous is tender.
  6. Remove from heat and stir in parsley, pecans and lemon zest.
  7. Season with black pepper to taste.

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