Easy Moroccan Chicken Couscous

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This is easy to make, looks exotic and most people love it. Serve with Moroccan Cucumber & Tomato Salad and Moroccan Carrot & Orange Salad with a platter of orange slices sprinkled with cinnamon or a fresh whole fruit platter for a typical Moroccan dessert. — Becky


  • 1 fryer chicken, cut up
  • 2 onions, chopped
  • 4 carrots, peeled
  • 4 small zucchini
  • 4 small potatoes, peeled
  • 1 handful whole green beans (fresh or frozen)
  • 1 package couscous
  • 1 (16 oz) can garbanzo beans
  • 1 (16 oz) can diced tomatoes
  • 2 (16 oz) cans chicken broth
  • 1 bunch cilantro
  • 1 bunch flat Italian parsley
  • garlic
  • ginger
  • cumin


In deep, covered, frying pan or Dutch oven, brown chicken in oil. Add onions to brown. Cut carrots and potatoes; halve both directions. Cut ends off zucchini and beans. Add carrots, potatoes, beans, zucchini and cans of garbanzos, tomatoes and chicken broth to chicken. Chop cilantro and parsley leaves. Add to chicken. Sprinkle on 2 teaspoons cumin. Stir, cover, and simmer 30 minutes until done. Make couscous with package directions, take about 5 minutes. Pile on a platter. Make hole in center. Put in chicken pieces. Arrange vegetables on top. Pass sauce from pot in a gravy boat.

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