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Curried Couscous with Vegetables

Curried Couscous with Vegetables

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  • Makes: 8 servings
  • Prep 15 mins
  • Cook 4 hrs to 6 hrs on low or 2 to 3 hours on high
  • Stand 5 mins

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  • 1 large onion, cut in thin wedges
  • 2 cups coarsely chopped yellow summer squash and/or zucchini (2 medium)
  • 2 14 1/2 - ounce cans diced tomatoes with jalapeno peppers
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 5.7 - ounce packages curry-flavor couscous mix
  • 1 cup chopped toasted slivered almonds
  • 1/2 cup raisins (optional)
  • Cilantro sprigs (optional)


  1. In a 3-1/2- or 4-quart slow cooker, combine onion, summer squash, undrained tomatoes, the water, and the seasoning packets from couscous mixes.
  2. Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 4 to 6 hours or on high-heat setting for 2 to 3 hours. Stir in couscous. Turn off cooker. Cover and let stand for 5 minutes. Fluff couscous mixture with a fork.
  3. To serve, sprinkle each serving with almonds and, if desired, raisins. If desired, garnish with cilantro sprigs. Makes 8 servings.


  • For Easy Cleanup: Line your slow cooker with a disposable slow cooker liner. Add ingredients as directed in recipe. Once your dish is finished cooking, spoon the food out of your slow cooker and simply dispose of the liner. Do not lift or transport the disposable liner with food inside.

Nutrition Facts

(Curried Couscous with Vegetables)

Servings Per Recipe 8, iron (mg) 2, calcium (mg) 91, Potassium (mg) 440, sodium (mg) 842, Folate (µg) 24, Pyridoxine (Vit. B6) (mg) 0, Niacin (mg) 2, Riboflavin (mg) 0, Thiamin (mg) 0, Fat, total (g) 9, Cobalamin (Vit. B12) (µg) 0, carb. (g) 43, vit. C (mg) 12, pro. (g) 10, vit. A (IU) 875, cal. (kcal) 280, chol. (mg) 0, sugar (g) 6, fiber (g) 6, Polyunsaturated fat (g) 2, Monounsaturated fat (g) 5, sat. fat (g) 1

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