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Sausage & couscous salad

Serves 4

Prep Time 5 min

Cooking Time 15 min


  • 180g couscous
  • 300ml hot reduced-salt stock
  • Cooking oil spray
  • 454g pack (about 8) extra-lean sausages, cut into 2cm slices
  • 2 red or green peppers, chopped
  • 250g green beans, trimmed and halved
  • 400g tin butter beans in water, drained
  • 3tbsp low-fat balsamic dressing
  • 100g salad leaves, to serve


  1. Put the couscous in a large bowl and pour over the hot stock. Cover and set aside until the stock is absorbed.
  2. Meanwhile, spray a large non-stick frying pan with a little oil, then add the sausages and cook for 5 min. Add the peppers and stir-fry for a further 5 min or until tender.
  3. While the peppers are cooking, blanch the green beans in a small pan of boiling water for 2 min. Drain, then add to the frying pan and stir-fry for 2 min.
  4. Fluff the couscous with a fork. Add the sausage mixture to the bowl and stir to combine. Drizzle over the balsamic dressing and mix well, then serve with the salad leaves.

Nutrition per serving

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234 13.2g 7.1g 2.4g 5.5g 4.5g 1.9g 82mg 30.2g 1.8mg

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