Bulgur is more nutritious than rice and couscous, and you can use it in so many recipes, i.e. soups, baking, pilafs, or as stuffing. This recipe is a take off of the more traditional barley and squash dish, but it's healthier, lower in fat and wonderful. This is also a low glycemic dish. You can serve this as a side to meat, or serve as is with a side salad and some apple slices.
- Roast butternut squash in oven, covered, at 350 degrees until just starting to soften.
- Combine the cooked bulgur wheat, feta and roasted squash. Add the chopped sage and black pepper and toss together.
- combine the agave syrup with lemon juice, drizzle over and serve.
- The dish also goes well with cinnamon, chilli, coriander and nutmeg.