How to Prepare Couscous
Recipe type: Accompaniment
Cuisine: Middle Eastern
There is a formula to making great couscous. Please view the instructional video to see how easy it is!
  • 1 Part couscous (by volume)
  • 1 Part quality chicken stock (by volume)
  • ¼ Part Butter (by volume)
  1. Place the couscous in a mixing bowl
  2. Add the butter and the hot stock
  3. Swirl the bowl around to ensure that the couscous is covered with liquid
  4. Cover the bowl with the lid and allow to stand for 10 minutes
  5. Separate the grains with a fork, season with salt and pepper and serve
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  7. An example of the formula:
  8. Cup couscous : 1 Cup stock : ¼ Cup butter
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