• 1¼ cups water
  • ¾ cup couscous, uncooked
  • ¼ cup green onions, sliced
  • 2 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped
  • 2 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest
  • ¼ teaspoon salt


  1. In a medium-sized pot, bring water to a boil.
  2. Remove from heat, stir in couscous, then cover.
  3. Allow to steam for 5 minutes, then fluff with a fork.
  4. Add remaining ingredients and enjoy!


Calories 80 (0 from fat)
Total fat 0g
Saturated fat 0g
Cholesterol 0mg
Sodium 100mg
Carbohydrate 17g (1g dietary fiber, 0g sugar)
Protein 3g


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