Powerhouse Bulgur Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

Bulgur is a wonderful, quick cooking, high fiber, and high protein grain!  


1 cup bulgur
2 cups water
2 cups torn kale
1 apple, chopped
½ cup chopped pecans
¼ cup dried cranberries
1 chopped avocado (optional)
¼ cup crumbled goat cheese (optional)

For the vinaigrette:
Juice of 1 orange
3 Tablespoons balsamic vinegar
2 Tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon honey
1 teaspoon minced ginger
½ teaspoon salt
¼ cup chopped fresh parsley

To see the complete recipe and directions go to the Neighbor Food Blog.