Bulgur Wheat With Veggies

READY IN: 55mins
Recipe by Mysterygirl

This is a great way to get extra whole grains into your diet.

Top Review by Juenessa

I ate bulgur wheat for the first time a couple of weeks ago, and decided that I really liked the taste. I took some liberties with this recipe to make it more to our liking. I omited the mushrooms, added about 1/2 cup of green bell pepper and sauted it with the onion. At the end, I chopped up a couple of tablespoons of fresh cilantro instead of the parsley and then squeazed 1/2 a fresh lemon on top. Yum! This is a very versatile recipe and I'm sure you could add other veggies too. My husband and I both enjoyed this side dish very much. Thanks, Mysterygirl!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat oil in large pan over medium-high heat.
  2. Slice mushrooms.
  3. Add onion, garlic and mushrooms to pan.
  4. Saute for about 2 minutes.
  5. Add the zucchini and wheat, stirring for 3-4 minutes.
  6. Add broth.
  7. Cover and let simmer over low heat for about 25 minutes.
  8. Remove from heat but don't remove the cover.
  9. Allow to sit for about 20 minutes.
  10. Fluff and sprinkle with parsley.

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