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Tomato & Ricotta Pesto Couscous Salad

Tomato & Ricotta Pesto Couscous Salad
Elevate those side dishes with this vibrant couscous salad featuring our tangy Tomato & Ricotta Pesto. Couscous is mixed with Pesto, tossed with colourful Mediterranean vegetables and sprinkled with crumbly Feta and fresh mint leaves. Perfect for sharing and serving with your favourite mains.

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  • 200g couscous 
  • 190g jar Sacla' Tomato & Ricotta Pesto 
  • Grated zest and juice of 1 lemon 
  • 1 tbsp olive oil 
  • 250g mixed baby and coloured cherry tomatoes, halved 
  • 1/2 cucumber, halved legnthways, seeds removed and diced 
  • 1/2 small red onion, thinly sliced 
  • 50g sliced black olives 
  • 6tbsp freshly chopped mint, plus a few extra leaves, for garnish 
  • 75g Feta, crumbled 

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How to make the recipe

Step 1

Put the couscous in a large bowl and pour over 300 ml boiling water. Leave for 5 minutes until all the liquid has been absorbed and fluff with a fork.

Step 2

In a bowl stir Sacla' Tomato & Ricotta Pesto, lemon zest, juice, and olive oil together and stir into the warm couscous. Mix well then allow to cool. 

Step 3

Add tomatoes, cucumber, onion, olives and mint to the couscous and season to taste. 

Step 4

Serve in bowls, scattered with Feta and a few mint leaves.