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Couscous Vegetable Salad

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Couscous Vegetable Salad

  • 2 vegetable stock cubes, each for 0.5l
  • 300 g couscous
  • 1000 g water
  • 80 g onions, quartered
  • 10 g fresh flat-leaf parsley leaves
  • 400 g carrots, cut in pieces
  • 400 g courgettes, cut in pieces
  • 1 tsp fine sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp hot paprika
  • 400 g plain yoghurt
  • 10 g Fresh chives, snipped (1 cm)
  • 20 g lemon juice
  • 6
    Preparation 45min
  • 7
  • 8
    Appliance TM 5 image
    Recipe is created for
    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Place stock cube in mixing bowl then insert simmering basket and weigh in couscous.
  2. Add water and rinse 20 sec/speed 6 then cook 8 min/Varoma/speed 5. Remove simmering basket with aid of spatula and transfer couscous to a large serving dish. Discard cooking liquid in mixing bowl.
  3. Place onions and parsley in mixing bowl then chop 3 sec/speed 8. Scrape down sides of mixing bowl with spatula.
  4. Add carrots, courgettes, salt, pepper and paprika then shred 10 sec/speed 3.5. Transfer to serving dish with couscous and stir in well with spatula.
  5. Place yoghurt, chives and lemon juice in mixing bowl then mix 5 sec/speed 3. Transfer to couscous and stir in well with spatula. Allow to stand for 15minutes before serving.

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For a chunkier texture use 300g giant couscous, add water to stock cube in mixing bowl in step1 then weigh in couscous. In step 2 rinse 20 sec/speed 6 then cook 10-12 min/Varoma/speed 5. Continue with recipe.

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