bulgur wheat and pancetta

250g bulgur wheat

500ml boiling water

1 onion, finely chopped

200g pancetta

fresh parsley, chopped

large knob of butter

  • Add bulgur wheat to a pan, pour over boiling water and cover with a lid.
  • Leave for around 15 minutes until the wheat has soaked up the water, drain off any excess. 
  • Fry off onions and pancetta until golden. 
  • Add the bulgur wheat, warm through then stir through the butter until melted, then add parsley.
  • Serve alone or with chicken/pheasant breast.