The White Rice function makes light and fluffy couscous. Mediterranean flavors are at the forefront of this dish and go well with steamed fish.
4cooker cups plain or whole wheat
couscous (not instant)
½teaspoon sea salt, divided
21⁄3 cups chopped zucchini (about 2 small
to medium zucchini)
¼cup chopped fresh mint
2teaspoons fresh lemon zest
1⁄3cup chopped fresh parsley
¼teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1⁄3cup extra virgin olive oil
Nutritional information per serving (based on 1 cup): Calories 270 (27% from fat) • carb. 42g • pro. 7g• fat 8g • sat. fat 1g • chol. 0mg • sod. 125mg• calc. 24mg • fiber 3g
Put the couscous, water and a pinch of salt in the cooking pot of the Cuisinart® Rice Plus™ Multi-Cooker. Select the White Rice function and press Start. Once the audible tone has sounded to indicate the end of cooking, open the lid and add the remaining ingredients; toss to combine. Adjust seasonings and serve immediately.