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Score Big Points with this Recipe

With the Superbowl right around the corner, Heidi, a True Botanica co-worker, thought she’d share one of her¬†favorite savory recipes. Use our True Life Sea Salt and Pepper for the extra yum factor and our True Life Reservoir for an added health benefit. Consider this as a new dish to feature at your Superbowl Party!A True Botanica Employee

Cranberry-Nut Couscous Salad

1 package (10 ounces) plain couscous
1 cup dried cranberries
3/4 cup chopped green onions
3/4 cup chopped sweet yellow or red pepper
3/4 cup slivered almonds, toasted
1/3 cup lemon juice
1/4 cup olive oil
1/2 teaspoon paprika
1/4 teaspoon salt (Try our True Life Sea Salt)
1/8 teaspoon pepper (Try our True Life Pepper, Coarse or Fine)
** For an added benefit, include 1/2 teaspoon (0r more) of our True Life Reservoir

Prepare couscous according to package directions. Transfer to a large bowl; fluff with a fork. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes or until chilled.

Stir in the cranberries, onions, yellow pepper and almonds. In a small bowl, whisk the lemon juice, oil, paprika, salt and pepper (**optional: and True Life Reservoir); pour over salad and toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate until serving.

Yield: 14 servings
Nutrition Facts: 1/2 cup equals 170 calories, 7 g fat (1 g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 45 mg sodium, 25 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 4 g protein.

Recipe modified from Taste of Home, February March 2007