Apricot Ginger Couscous Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Apricot Ginger Couscous Recipe
  • READY IN 20 mins

Apricot Ginger Couscous

Recipe by  

"A sweet & spicy side for the holiday table that's perfect with turkey, pork and Cornish hens."

+ Recipe Box + Shopping List + Menu Print

On Sale Change Settings

Hmm. None of these ingredients are on sale today.

Show ingredients on sale

Sort stores by

Ingredients Edit and Save

Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
ADVERTISEMENT
  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    10 mins
  • READY IN

    20 mins

Directions

  1. In medium saucepan, combine 1-1/4 cups water, butter, ginger, cinnamon and contents of Spice Sack; bring to a boil.
  2. Stir in couscous, apricots, raisins and green onion. Cover; remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes. Fluff lightly with a fork.
Kitchen-Friendly View
ADVERTISEMENT

Reviews More Reviews

Oct 01, 2004

I did not make this exactly, because I used some couscous already on hand & made up my own idea of what would be in the spice packet (garlic powder, ground coriander, a little cumin). The flavor is wonderful. I will definitely make this again.

 
Jan 25, 2004

I noticed some eyebrows raising when friends and family discovered couscous on my Christmas dinner menu this year. Okay. So it's not the most traditional item for the holiday meal, but I was feeling adventurous...Good thing, too -- NOW they're all raving about it and calling me for the recipe. Thank you for putting it on your site!

 

6 Ratings

Apr 19, 2006

i had never tried couscous before, and decided to make this for easter. i LOVED it and everyone else loved it equally! The fruit made it absolutely scrumptious. wonderful wonderful. my tastebuds were in heaven

 
Jun 11, 2005

This was good.......it turns out that we don;t like couscous, but I gave it 4 stars becasue my new sister-in-law from vietnam LOVED it and asked for the recipe and for the leftovers

 
Dec 17, 2004

Easy to make and very tasty. I'll make this again.

 

Rate This Recipe

Glad you liked it! Your friends will, too:
ADVERTISEMENT

Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 280 kcal
  • 14%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 54.2 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol
  • 8 mg
  • 3%
  • Fat
  • 4.1 g
  • 6%
  • Fiber
  • 3.5 g
  • 14%
  • Protein
  • 6 g
  • 12%
  • Sodium
  • 400 mg
  • 16%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

See More
 
ADVERTISEMENT
Go Pro!

In Season

Christmas Appetizers
Christmas Appetizers

Dozens and dozens of appetizers perfect for the winter season.

The Season’s Best Sides
The Season’s Best Sides

Complete the meal with your favorite holiday side dishes.

Special Holiday Offer!
Special Holiday Offer!

Delicious recipes, party ideas, and cooking tips! Get a year of Allrecipes magazine for $5!

Related Menus

Sorry, there are no related menus here yet.

Recently Viewed Recipes

 
ADVERTISEMENT
Argentina  |  Australia & New Zealand  |  Brazil  |  Canada  |  China  |  France  |  Germany  |  India  |  Italy  |  Japan  |  Korea  |  Mexico

Netherlands  |  Poland  |  Quebec  |  Russia  |  SE Asia  |  United Kingdom & Ireland  |  United States