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Bulgur and Vermicelli Pilav      Veg  HT  ACC  Turkish  30mins



Serves 4   Hot  Vegetarian  Grains  Vegetables  Accompaniment   Pilaf  Turkey  Europe  Asia  Asian  


2 tbsp Butter
1 Onion, finely sliced 
50g/2oz Vermicelli

400g/14oz Bulgur Wheat, washed and drained

900ml/30fl.oz. Stock

Salt and Pepper




1. Heat the butter in a saucepan, add the onions and sauté until soft and transparent.


2. Break the vermicelli into 1cm/˝ inch pieces, add to the onions and continue to sauté  for 4-5 minutes until they are lightly browned. 


3. Add the bulgur to the saucepan together with the stock , salt and pepper. Mix well then cover the pan and simmer over a low heat for 15 minutes or until the bulgur is tender. 


4. Remove from the heat, stir well then re-cover and leave to stand for 5 minutes. 



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Key techniques required to make this recipe

Chop to – To cut into pieces of approximately the same size.
Boil  - To bring a liquid to boiling temperature and to maintain it throughout the cooking time

Sauté  - The cooking of food in a small amount of fat, preferably in a single layer, until it browns and softens. It is important not to overfill the pan.


Freezing/Make ahead

Not suitable


Tips, Options and Substitutions


Main equipment required to make this Recipe


Chopping Knife


Wooden or Plastic Spoon

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