Peach and chicken couscous salad

Prep 15 min
Total 20 min
Serves 4

When the sun’s blazing and the mercury’s rising, try a refreshing no-cook salad to cool you down.

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Ingredients

3/4 cup
3/4 cup
boiling water
1/4 cup
1/4 cup
white-wine vinegar
1 tbsp
1/4 tsp
1/4 tsp
2
shallots, finely chopped
2 cups
chopped rotisserie chicken, skin removed
2
peaches, chopped
1 cup
chopped cilantro
1/3 cup
roasted pepitas
1/3 cup
crumbled feta cheese

Instructions

  • PLACE couscous in a large bowl and pour in boiling water. Cover and let stand 5 min. Fluff with a fork.
  • WHISK oil, vinegar, honey, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Stir in shallots and let stand 10 min.
  • ADD chicken, peaches, cilantro, pepitas and feta to couscous. Drizzle with dressing and stir to combine.

 

Nutrition

Calories 495
Protein 29 g
Carbohydrates 35 g
Fat 28 g
Fibre 3 g
Sodium 542 mg
Excellent source of vitamin B12
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Issue: August 2017

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