Sweet Couscous- an easy dessert

Author: Amira
A super easy and quick couscous dessert.
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  • 1 c couscous.
  • 1 1/4 c of water.
  • 2 Tbs unsalted butter- divided.
  • 1/4 c powdered sugar.

For garnishing

  • Coconut flakes your favorite nuts, more powdered sugar.


  • In a medium pot, add water and 1 Tbs of butter and bring to a boil.
  • Add couscous and continue boiling for 1 minutes.
  • Cover and remove from heat, let it rest for 10 minutes.
  • Fluff couscous lightly with a fork, add 1/4 c of powdered sugar and the remaining butter and continue fluffing until all are incorporated.
  • *Top with nuts, raisins, dried cranberry, coconut flakes and more powdered sugar.


* Feel free to garnish your dish with whatever you have in your pantry.
Some people like serving this for breakfast with some warm milk, it is like a couscous cereal bowl.

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