APPLE AND MAPLE COUSCOUS

This couscous is an efficient energy source and is an ideal pre workout breakfast or snack. It contains a combination of complex and simple carbohydrates, some protein, very little fat and essential vitamins and minerals.

Ingredients

  • 160 ml (½ cup) of water
  • 15 ml (1 tbsp.) of of maple syrup
  • 125 ml (½ cup) cup of dried apple slices
  • 125 ml (½ cup) cup of dry wheat semolina
  • 30 ml (2 tbsp.) of pumpkin seeds
  • 12 raspberries

Préparation

  1. In a sauce pan, pour in the water and maple syrup.
  2. Add the apples and bring to a boil.
  3. Remove from heat and add the semolina.
  4. Cover and let rest for 5 minutes,
    until semolina is tender.
  5. Garnish each serving with pumpkin seeds and raspberries.

Preparation : 5 minutes | Cooking time : 5 minutes | Quantity : 2 servings
Nutrition facts per portion of 250 ml (1cup) : 306 calories | 9 g of protein | 4 g of fat | 58 g of carbohydrates | 5 g of fibre | Source : www.ilovemaple.ca/sport