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Walnut Crunch Couscous

Walnut Crunch Couscous
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  • 6 ServingsServings


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped California walnuts
  • 1 small clove garlic, minced or pressed
  • 1/2 cup lightly packed chopped fresh mint
  • 1/2 cup lightly packed chopped cilantro
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 cup dry couscous



1 Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add walnuts and stir until lightly toasted and fragrant, about 4 minutes.

2 Add garlic and cook 1 minute. Remove from heat and let cool. Toss with mint and cilantro.

3 In a medium saucepan, bring broth or water to a boil. Add couscous.

4 Remove from heat, cover and let stand 5 minutes. Fluff with a fork and stir in walnut-herb mixture.


California Walnut Board