Tropical Couscous Salad
1 tsp, divided
uncooked whole wheat couscous
fresh lime juice
1½ cup(s), fresh, cubes
1 cup(s), Golden, chopped
½ cup(s), fresh, chopped
uncooked red onion(s)
¼ cup(s), chopped, fresh, chopped
- Bring 1 cup of water and 1/2 tsp of salt to a boil in a small saucepan; remove from heat. Add couscous; cover and let stand until water is absorbed and couscous is tender, about 5 minutes. Fluff couscous with a fork; cool to room temperature.
- Meanwhile in a medium bowl, whisk lime juice, oil, cumin and remaining 1/2 tsp of salt together until blended. Add mango, pineapple, cilantro and onion; toss to mix.
- Add couscous to fruit mixture; toss to mix and coat. Serve immediately or cover and refrigerate up to 1 day. Yields about a heaping 3/4 cup per serving.