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Mediterranean Bulgur Salad

Rated as 3 out of 5 Stars

"I had a taste for lemon and cucumber, and this was the result!"
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1 h 45 m servings 180
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Combine boiling water and bulgur in a bowl. Cover the bowl and let sit until water is absorbed, about 30 minutes.
  2. Place chopped cucumber in a bowl and sprinkle with salt.
  3. Whisk lemon juice, olive oil, garlic, lemon zest, and ground black pepper together in a bowl until dressing is well-combined.
  4. Stir bulgur, chickpeas, cucumber, and green onions together in a bowl; pour dressing over bulgur mixture and toss to coat completely. Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate until flavors combine, at least 1 hour.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 180 calories; 5.4 29.4 5.4 0 172 Full nutrition

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I made this exactly as directed, but even after chilling in the fridge to allow the flavors to combine, it came out quite bland and dry! Having done my due diligence to the author, I decided to...