Why You’ll Love It

Near East's Roasted Garlic and Olive Oil Couscous is made with 100% natural, certified Kosher ingredients, including precooked semolina, olive oil, onions, garlic and parsley. There are seven grams of protein and two grams of dietary fiber per serving. Near East couscous cooks in five minutes, making it a quick and creative alternative to pasta or rice. This delicate and flavorful dish is made from 100% semolina wheat couscous combined with savory roasted garlic, onion and olive oil. New East Roasted Garlic & Olive Oil Cousous is Kosher Certifi

SKU: 072251001556

About This Brand

Near East

More than 30 flavors and varieties of rice pilafs, couscous, and other grain dishes.Near East started in 1962 in Worcester, MA as a small, family-owned company. George and Hannah Kalajian immigrated from Armenia to the United States and set up a grocery store in 1940. Soon after the store opened, Hannah began serving sandwiches and home-cooked hot meals at a twelve-stool luncheonette counter adjoining the grocery store. On Wednesdays, Hannah served her specialty: roasted chicken and Armenian-style rice pilaf. A tasty combination of rice, orzo p
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Ingredients

Couscous (Wheat), Autolyzed Yeast Extract, Olive Oil, Salt, Garlic (Dried), Onions (Dried), Soy Protein Isolate, Parsley, Yeast Extract, Natural Flavor, White Pepper, Tocopherols (preservative), Soy Sauce (Soybean, Wheat, Salt).

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Nutrition information

Serving Size:
2 oz (56g/about 1/3 cup dry couscous & 1 tbsp seasoning mix)
Servings Per
Container:
About 3 (dry)
Amount per serving
% daily value
Calories
190
From fat
15
Total Fat
1.5g
2%
Saturated Fat
0g
0%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
500mg
21%
Total Carbohydrate
40g
13%
Dietary Fiber
2g
9%
Sugars
0g
Protein
7g
Vitamin A
0%
Vitamin C
0%
Calcium
0%
Iron
10%

Contains wheat and soy ingredients.

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Posted   by Patricia from LOWER LAKE, California
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Great tasting and organic
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Great flavor

Posted   by Heather from Owens Cross Roads, Alabama
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This is my favorite flavor of this brand! Couscous is so light and airy and perfect when you want to add carbs to your meal!
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Rachel

Posted   by Rachel from Coleman, Michigan
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Super easy to make and tastes great!
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One of our favorites

Posted   by Martha from FUQUAY VARINA, North Carolina
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We love the flavor in the couscous and how easy it is to make.
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Very good

Posted   by Magdalena from Ypsilanti, Michigan
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My boyfriend and I both really love this flavor. We make this in the rice cooker which is always a really quick option!
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Love it!!!

Posted   by Amanda from Detroit, Michigan
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I love this. The flavor was great, the texture was great, super easy to prepare as a dinner side dish. Just overall a good product. Definitely buying more.
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Fab, fast, tasty side

Posted   by Heather from SANDY, Utah
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There is absolutely nothing wrong with this product and it's a great price on this website. I simply think the Pine Nut variety is a smidge better, so I had to knock a star off of this one. ;) (My mother-in-law strongly prefers the roasted garlic, though, so YMMV.) Fast, easy, one-pot side dish that seems "fancier" than it has any right to be, considering that there are literally fewer steps than even making boxed mac & cheese. What's not to love?
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Highly recommend

Posted   by Amanda from ROYERSFORD, Pennsylvania
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Great flavor
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Delicious

Posted   by Sonia from BAKERSFIELD, California
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Great for a quick side dish.
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So yummy!

Posted   by Amanda from AUBURN, Washington
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I probably cook this weekly with many dinners. Great for meal prepping! Tastes good.
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