1 cup roasted, salted whole almonds, coarsely chopped
3/4 cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro
1/4 cup coarsely chopped fresh mint leaves
Couscous is quite possibly the ideal side: easy, quick, nutritious, and, when made well, flavorful too. The combination of almonds and herbs in this version gives it a decidedly Middle Eastern slant that’s a great complement to roasted pork, lamb, or grilled fish.