I add boiling water to the couscous as directed on the packet. Chop the few left over vegetables into small pieces, heat them through in the microwave. Add them to the couscous with some cooked meat or fish and a new meal is created.
OK so you get invited to a friends for dinner and ask if you can bring anything (quietly expecting they are going to say yourself and a bottle of wine)! Alas, they ask if you'd mind bringing some canapés... and you go into panic mode!
So there are usually two options:
(a) you spend a couple of hours in the kitchen fiddling about with some highly complicated recipe with lots of ingredients.
(b) you cheat and buy spend a fortune at waitress and buy their pre-made canapés.
Well here I am providing option (c), a really good way to make some easy, tasty and inexpensive canapés!
Voila and don't they look professional!
Different varieties include: