Warm Chicken and Couscous Salad Recipe

Looking for an easy Warm Chicken and Couscous Salad recipe? Learn how to make Warm Chicken and Couscous Salad using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by pschristmas

Makes 4 servings



Source: http://www.delish.com/recipefinder/warm-chicken-couscous-salad-almonds-recipe-8858

Recipe Ingredients for Warm Chicken and Couscous Salad

1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
2 tbs shallot, coarsely chopped
3/4 cup couscous
1 cup chicken broth
2 tablespoon dried currants
2 cups roasted chicken, meat shredded
1/2 cup parsley
1/4 cup almonds, coarsely chopped
3 tablespoon lemon juice

Recipe Directions for Warm Chicken and Couscous Salad

  1. In a small saucepan, heat 1 tablespoon of the olive oil. Add the shallot and cook over high heat until lightly browned, 1 to 2 minutes. Stir in the couscous. Add the stock and currants and bring to a boil. Cover the saucepan, remove from the heat and let stand for 5 minutes.

  2. Fluff the couscous with a fork and transfer it to a large bowl. Add the chicken, parsley, almonds, lemon juice and the remaining 3 tablespoons of olive oil. Season with salt and pepper, toss well and serve immediately.

Categories

Chicken, Pasta, Main Dish, Salads

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 209.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
429
Calories from Fat
200
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
22.2g
34%
Saturated Fat
3.7g
19%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
62mg
21%
Sodium
259mg
11%
Potassium
400mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
29.4g
10%
Dietary Fiber
2.8g
11%
Sugars
1.0g
Protein
27.3g
Vitamin A 15% Vitamin C 28%
Calcium 5% Iron 12%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
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