PEARL COUSCOUS SALAD with AVOCADO DRESSING
This salad has quickly become our favourite.
I made it the other night for our last summer land-based dinner party.
We ate the leftovers the next day,
and I quickly ran to the store to get more ingredients to reproduce.
the hint of spice (both radish and jalapeño),
the wonderfully rich tangy avocado dressing
all that freshness!!
PEARL COUSCOUS SALAD
1 bunch of radishes, cleaned and quartered
1 English cucumber, quartered
1 jalapeno, seeds removed, minced
2-3 green onions, sliced thinly
2 cups cooked pearl couscous, cooled
2 handfuls of arugula
1 small avocado
juice of 1/2 lemon
1/3 cup olive oil
sea salt & pepper
handful basil leaves, torn
handful parsley, roughly chopped (include the stems, they have a lot of flavour too)
Our repeat performance was served with grilled