Archive for the ‘Couscous’ Category

Lamb Tagine and Barley Couscous

October 9, 2013


Lamb Tagine and Barley Couscous 1

Couscous Crusted Lamb (Good Housekeeping)

September 25, 2013

Couscous Crusted Lamb (Good Housekeeping)

Mackerel and Tomato Couscous

September 23, 2013

Mackerel and Tomato Couscous

Moroccan Spicy Soup with Couscous

October 25, 2012


Slow Cooked Lamb Shank and Giant Couscous Salad (Heston Blumenthal)

May 15, 2012

Spicy Mixed Beans and Spinach Couscous

May 4, 2012

Moroccan Slow Roasted Shoulder of Lamb (James Ramsden)

April 26, 2012

Fitnaturallys Soup (Covent Garden Soup Co Competition)

February 28, 2012


• 1 large chopped red onion
• 2 chopped carrots
• 3 teaspoons of thai red curry paste
• 1-2 teaspoons of red chilli paste
• 1 large tin of cherry tomatoes or chopped tomatoes
• 2 tbsp tomato purée
• 500ml vegetable stock (can use Marigold swiss bouillon powder)
• 1 400g tin of chickpeas
• 3 tbsps of couscous
• Chopped parsley
• Tiny bit of sea salt to taste
• 1 teaspoon of sugar
• Olive oil

Cooking instructions

Fry the onion and carrot in oilve oil (you can also add a knob of garlic and herb butter) then add the curry paste and red chilli paste (can add more if you want it really spicy!) and cook for a couple of mins. Then add everything else except the couscous. Simmer for about 10 mins then add the couscous and cook a further three to five mins. Can serve with grated Parmesan and chunk of artisan sourdough bread.

Spicy Prawns and Green Lentils

January 6, 2012

Spiced Slow-Cooked Lamb with Squash and Shallots

December 8, 2011