Bulgur Feta Cheese Salad Recipe


Prep Time

20 Minutes

Prep Notes

  1. Dice the onions
  2. Chop the parsley finely
  3. Peel and dice the cucumber
  4. Slice the cherry tomatoes in halves
  5. Chop the walnuts


Cooking Time

12-15 minutes

Yields

Approx. 6 servings

Ingredients

1 cup bulgur wheat

2 cups water

2 freshly squeezed lemons

¼ cup extra virgin olive oil

1 cup diced sweet onions

1 cup finely chopped parsley

1 large peeled and diced cucumber

2 cups cherry tomatoes halved

1 cup of crumbled feta cheese

¼ cup pumpkin seeds

¼ cup chopped walnuts

½ cup dried cherries

Sea salt and pepper to taste

Directions

  1. Add 2 cups of cold water to 1 cup bulgur, add a pinch of sea salt
  2. Bring to a boil; cover and simmer for 12 - 15 minutes or until tender
  3. Drain off excess liquid in a strainer
  4. Add in the lemon juice, olive oil, cherry tomatoes, parsley, onions, feta, pumpkin seeds, walnuts, and dried cherries
  5. Mix well, add salt or pepper to taste, and refrigerate for a couple of hours to bring out the flavor

Notes

  • Let bulgur sit in refrigerator overnight for more flavor