Lemon, Saffron and Chicken Couscous

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A wonderful 30 minute healthy couscous recipe that encourages you to use up whatever is in your pantry. Flavoured with lemon, saffron and filled with Moroccan inspired grilled chicken.

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750 ml of chicken stock
A pinch of saffron
2 tablespoons of fresh lemon juice
The zest from 1 lemon
500 g of couscous
1 teaspoon of cumin
1 teaspoon of ground ginger
1 teaspoon of ground turmeric
1 teaspoon of ground coriander
1 teaspoon paprika
1 teaspoon of salt
1 teaspoon of pepepr
500 g of chicken thighs
2 tablespoons of vegetable oil
150 g of sweet potato diced into small cubes
1 medium - large carrot peeled and diced into small cubes
150 g of frozen peas
30 g of baby spinach
10 g of fresh parsley
100 g of saltanas
50 g of feta cheese crumbled
  1. Add your chicken stock, saffron, lemon zest and lemon juice in a large pot and bring to a boil. As soon as the stock starts boiling, turn the heat off.
  2. Add the couscous and mix through...
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Nutritions

Calories
474

Sodium
855mg
35% DV

Fat
9g
14% DV

Protein
18g
37% DV

Carbs
78g
26% DV

Fiber
8g
32% DV
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Chicken Lettuce Wraps are a quick, delicious, healthy meal that you will love to eat. They taste very indulgent and flavorful. Honestly, you will think you are eating something bad for you but are actually super nutritious.

Get the full recipe here:


See the full directions on my site
Chicken Lettuce Wraps are a quick, delicious, healthy meal that you will love to eat. They taste very indulgent and flavorful. Honestly, you will think you are eating something bad for you but are actually super nutritious.