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Easy Chicken and Bulgur Salad

This light and healthy salad is easy to assemble and take to work.

Source: Everyday Food, November 2006

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup raw bulgur wheat
  • 1 small red bell pepper (ribs and seeds removed), finely chopped
  • 2 scallions, thinly sliced
  • 1 can (8 ounces) pineapple chunks packed in juice, cut into small pieces, juice reserved
  • 8 ounces boneless, skinless cooked chicken or turkey breast, shredded
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lime juice (from about 1 lime)
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper

Directions

  1. In a medium bowl, combine bulgur, bell pepper, scallions, pineapple with juice, chicken, and oil. Stir in 1/3 cup boiling water. Cover with plastic wrap, and refrigerate overnight.

  2. Remove from refrigerator, add lime juice, and toss to combine. Season with salt and pepper; transfer to an airtight container. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

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