Israeli Couscous Salad with Feta and Mint

On Mondays, we deserve to be high maintenance about our lunch. Starting the work week is tough. The knowledge that you have a bright container of this vibrant Israeli Couscous Salad with Feta and Mint waiting for you in the refrigerator can power you through even the most mundane of early morning meetings. Save the limp PB&J for Friday, when morale is high. Today calls for a healthy, happy, easy lunch, and this fresh Israeli Couscous Salad is here to satisfy.

Mediterranean Israeli Couscous Salad with Feta and Mint — Healthy and flavor PACKED! With crisp veggies, creamy feta, and fresh mint, this recipe is perfect for summertime. @wellplated

I am a relative newcomer to the Israeli couscous party. If you are not familiar, Israeli couscous (also known as pearl couscous) is actually a small, lightly toasted pasta. It’s quick-cooking and makes a refreshing change of pace in cold pasta salads like this one. The pearls of couscous nestle into every forkful, but it’s not overly chewy and allows the other ingredients to shine.

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