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also bul·ghur  (bo͝ol-go͝or′, bŭl′gər)
Cracked wheat grains, often used in Middle Eastern dishes. Also called bulgur wheat.

[Turkish bulgur, from Ottoman Turkish burġul, bulġur.]


(ˈbʌlɡə) or

bulgur wheat

(Cookery) a kind of dried cracked wheat. Also called: burghul
[C20: from Turkish, from Arabic burghul, from Persian]


(ˈbʌl gər, ˈbʊl-)

a form of wheat that has been parboiled, cracked, and dried.
[1925–30; < Turkish < Persian barghōl]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bulgur - parched crushed wheat
wheat, wheat berry - grains of common wheat; sometimes cooked whole or cracked as cereal; usually ground into flour
tabbouleh, tabooli - a finely chopped salad with tomatoes and parsley and mint and scallions and bulgur wheat
Republic of Turkey, Turkey - a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923
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HARISSA LAMB MEATBALLS WITH BULGUR WHEAT, MINT AND YOGHURT INGREDIENTS (SERVES 3-4) 200g bulgur wheat 500g lamb mince 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves crushed 1 tsp cumin 1 tsp cinnamon 2 tsp harissa paste 2 carrots, finely grated 2 spring onions, finely chopped 1 egg 1 tsp salt olive oil juice of 1/2 lemon 4 tbsp natural yoghurt A handful of fresh mint, roughly chopped Extra-virgin olive oil, for drizzling 1 lemon, cut into wedges METHOD 1.
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25l chicken or vegetable stock, plus extra if needed 100g red lentils 55g bulgur wheat 2tbsp tomato puree Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2tbsp roughly chopped mint 2tbsp roughly chopped basil Plain yoghurt and extra mint leaves, to serve METHOD 1.
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