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With a Couscous, we recommend :

A wine for every couscous

It is difficult to remember only one version of couscous, we all like them! So royal couscous, chicken couscous, sweeter couscous with lots of raisins... as many possible combinations as there are recipes. A royal couscous traditionally goes with a rosé wine, more specifically, a couscous with vegetables or a couscous with fish will be better accompanied by a fruity wine, generous and quite supple, because it does not have to compete with very strong tastes in couscous. The couscous with lamb brochettes and its spicy side will be ideal with a light, flowery rosé wine to soften the mouth.

The ideal appellations to accompany couscous

The rosé wines of Faugères in the Languedoc are to be preferred for a royal couscous, they will bring the essential sweetness to this spicy dish. Fish couscous and 7 vegetables will go perfectly with a Saint-Chinian wine, always in the Languedoc, while very spicy couscous such as lamb brochette couscous will go best with a very fresh Provence wine.

For red wine lovers, the powerful wines of the Côtes-du-Rhône, in the Rhone valley, will also be able to marry with the scents of couscous.

The couscous? No, couscous!

Winner of all the contests, one of the favorite dishes of the French... I named the couscous ! You couldn't miss it, couscous is everywhere, declined in all its forms, and each of its versions is popular! So it becomes a puzzle to know which wine to associate couscous with... Don't panic: we have looked into the matter, saving you hours of hesitation.

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