San Remo Reg CousCous
200g cockles
2 calamari, cleaned and sliced thinly
8 large whole green prawns, shells removed
800g canned diced tomatoes
1 litre fish stock
½ cup white wine
½ bunch flat leaf parsley
1 clove garlic
1 red chili
1 small brown onion, chopped
1 tbsp olive oil
300g snapper or barramundi, cut into 1cm cubes
Zest of 1 lemon


Recipe Details

Difficulty: 3
Preparation Time:  5 mins
Cooking Time:  15 mins
Serves: 4
Meal Occasion: Main course, Entrée, Entertaining
Region: Australia


  1. Heat oil in a big pot. Add chopped onion, chili, garlic and parsley stalks (you will use the leaves later in the recipe). Sauté for two minutes.
  2. Deglaze the pan with white wine.
  3. Pour fish stock and canned tomatoes into the pot, and bring to the boil.
  4. Add the seafood into the pot and simmer for five minutes. After five minutes, taste and season as needed.
  5. Turn off the heat and cover pot.
  6. Put CousCous in a bowl and add 1 cup of boiling water. Cover with a plate and let stand for five minutes. When absorbed, fluff with a fork.
  7. Serve CousCous onto a plate and ladle the seafood and sauce onto the CousCous, and season with lemon zest and chopped parsley leaves.