1 10-ounce box couscous
1 15.5-ounce can chickpeas, drained and rinsed
2 teaspoons grated orange zest
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
Kosher salt and pepper
2 pounds beefsteak tomatoes, cut into wedges
1/2 small sweet onion, thinly sliced
1/4 cup fresh mint, torn
1/4 cup (2 ounces) roasted almonds, roughly chopped
- Place the couscous in a medium bowl, pour 1 1/2 cups hot tap water over the top, cover, and let sit for 5 minutes before fluffing with a fork.
- Stir in the chickpeas, orange zest, 1 tablespoon of the oil, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper.
- In a separate bowl, combine the tomatoes, onion, mint, 1/2 teaspoon salt, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, and the remaining oil. Spoon the couscous and tomatoes onto a platter and sprinkle with the almonds.
- Salads, Main Dishes
- Mediterranean/Middle Eastern