Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Salad with Pearl Couscous

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Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Salad with Pearl Couscous Salad I was going to make soup. But the weather has been a little hot lately, with triple digit temperatures reminiscent of summer, not October. My plan was to make a harvest chicken soup, taking advantage of the peppers and tomatoes that are still going strong in […]

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Pearl Couscous Salad

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If you haven’t met pearl couscous yet, then it’s high time you did. Despite its name, pearl couscous differs from the finely-grained North African semolina couscous, typically served with tagines. Pearl couscous, also known as Israeli couscous, is made of baked wheat instead of semolina, and its granules are much larger in size, similar to […]

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Pearl Couscous Salad

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What is Pearl Couscous?  Pearl Couscous is not the traditional couscous associated with North African cuisine.  North African Couscous is a Berber preparation that consists of very small (1 mm) granules of semolina wheat which are coated in wheat flour.  Pearl Couscous, also known as Israeli Couscous (or ptitim) is made of baked wheat rather than semolina, and is similar to pasta. […]

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