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Pearled Couscous Mix - Basil & Herb

Pearled Couscous Mix - Basil & Herb

Item |  NEA005

  • Pearled couscous

  • The perfect side dish

  • Basil & herb flavored

5 oz Box

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MSRP $3.35
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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 2.5 oz (70 g/about 1/2 cup dry couscous & 4 Tbsp seasoning mix) (1 cup prepared)

Servings Per Container about 2 (dry)

Amount Per Serving % Daily Value* As Prepared
Calories 310Calories from Fat 70  
Total Fat  1.5 g** 13%
Saturated Fat 0.5 g 7%
Trans Fat 0 g  
Cholesterol  5 mg 1%
Sodium  590 mg 25%
Total Carbohydrate  52 g 17%
Dietary Fiber  3 g 11%
Sugars  1 g  
Protein  8 g  
Vitamin A   0%
Vitamin C   0%
Calcium   2%
Iron   6%
**Amount as packaged. When prepared as directed, a serving of couscous and seasoning plus olive oil provides 8 g Total Fat (1.5 g Saturated Fat, 0 g Trans Fat), 5 mg Cholesterol, 600 mg Sodium, 52 g Total Carbohydrate (3 g Dietary Fiber, 1 g Sugars), and 8 g Protein.    

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less than 65 grams 80 grams
Saturated Fat Less than 20 grams 25 grams
Cholesterol Less than 300 mg 300 mg
Sodium Less than 2,400 mg 2,400 mg
Total Carbohydrate   300 grams 375 grams
Dietary Fiber   25 grams 30 grams

Calories per gram:

  • Fat 9
  • Carbohydrate 4
  • Protein 4

Ingredients: Couscous (wheat flour), autolyzed yeast extract, garlic*, salt, basil*, onions*, parmesan cheese (milk, cheese culture, salt, enzymes), whey, cultured nonfat milk, sunflower oil, cream, olive oil, parsley*, nonfat milk, romano cheese (milk, cheese culture, salt, enzymes), yeast extract, natural flavor, rosemary extract, soy protein isolate.




  1. In medium saucepan, combine 1-3/4 cups water, 1 tablespoon olive oil and Pearled Couscous. Bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce heat to a medium boil. Simmer at a medium boil for 8 minutes uncovered (product will be soupy). Stir occasionally.
  3. Add contents of Spice Sack and stir thoroughly. Bring back to a medium boil and simmer for 4-6 minutes or until pasta is tender (a small amount of water should remain).
  4. Let stand covered 4 to 5 minutes before serving. Stir well and serve immediately.

Makes about 2 cups

For best results, do not prepare in microwave.

Additional recipes listed on package.

This package is sold by weight, not by volume. Contents settle during shipping and handling.

  • Recyclable carton packaging

Shipping Weight

.36 lbs

  • Pearled couscous

  • The perfect side dish

  • Basil & herb flavored

Near East Pearled Couscous Mix with Basil & Herb flavors is a fun and great-tasting twist on traditional couscous. It's made with larger pasta pearls, and its unique texture is sure to impress your guests for a fun dining experience. The box provides low fat and high altitude directions as well. Kosher.

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