Loaded Herb Couscous Salad

I eat salads all year long but Summer just screams salads to me. They are the perfect light and refreshing meal! The base of this salad is couscous which I always have on hand but you could easily sub quinoa if you prefer. I think what makes this salad so vibrant is all the fresh herbs and the lemon vinaigrette. The radishes give it a nice bitterness combined with the salty feta and cool cucumbers! It would make a great side item for a Summer cookout or BBQ! Enjoy!

L O A D E D H E R B C O U S C O U S (recipe adapted VIA )

1 cup uncooked couscous

1/2 English cucumber thinly sliced

1 bunch radishes sliced thinly

4 oz crumbled feta

3 green onions sliced

3 tablespoons chopped fresh mint

3 tablespoons chopped fresh dill

3 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley

1/4 cup olive oil

juice of 2 lemons

1 garlic clove minced

1 tablespoon champagne vinegar

Cook couscous according to box. Once slightly cooled place in a bowl. Add in cucumbers, radishes, green onions, feta, dill, mint and parsley.

In a shaker combine olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, champagne vinegar and salt and pepper. Shake well. Pour over salad and toss together!

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