Shrimp Couscous Skillet


Ingredients:

3 tablespoons olive oil, divided
1 pound peeled uncooked shrimp
salt and pepper
1 medium zucchini, diced in half moons
3 cloves garlic, minced
3 cups chicken stock
1 1/2 cups uncooked couscous
2 cups cherry or grape tomatoes, halved
1/2 cup chopped fresh basil
2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
1/4 cup grated or shredded Parmesan cheese (optional)

Directions:

Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a large skillet. Add shrimp and season with a little salt and pepper. Cook a minute or two on each side until it just turns pink. Remove shrimp from skillet and cover to keep warm. Add remaining 1 tablespoon of oil to the same skillet. Add zucchini and cook a minute or two. Season with salt and pepper. Add garlic and cook another 30 seconds. Add chicken stock. Bring to a boil. Stir in couscous. Cover and let stand 5 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Uncover and fluff with a fork. Add shrimp tomato, basil, and vinegar. Stir well. Serve with cheese on top.

blog comments powered by Disqus