Lentil and Couscous Salad

Recipe by Cookie16
READY IN: 35mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Combine red onion, lemon juice and vinegar in large bowl with a pinch of salt.
  • Put lentils and 4 cups of water in pot and bring to boil then simmer for 20 minutes or til lentils are soft.
  • Take off heat and let rest for 5 minutes.
  • Drain and add to onion mixture along with the 1/3 cup of olive oil.
  • Toss well.
  • Bring 1 cup of water to boil, add couscous, take off heat, cover and let stand for 5 minutes.
  • Fluff up the couscous by raking with a fork and adding slowly the 1 T of olive oil. Try to get rid of the clumps.
  • Add the couscous to the lentil mixture along with the parsley, mint and scallions.
  • Salt and pepper to taste.
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