Tropical Breakfast Couscous

This recipe is like having a piña colada for breakfast. What could be better? Top it with some fresh fruit, stick a flower behind your ear, and enjoy this breakfast barefoot in the sun.

Serves: 2Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 15 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 2


  • 1 cup coconut milk
  • 1 cup pineapple juice
  • 1 cup couscous
  • ½ tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 Tbsp. maple syrup


  • In a small saucepan, heat coconut milk and juice until just about to simmer. Do not boil.
  • Add couscous and heat for 1 minute. Stir in vanilla, cover, and turn off heat. Allow to sit, covered, for 5 minutes, until couscous is cooked.
  • Fluff couscous with a fork and stir in maple syrup.