Bulgur and Brown Rice Apple Pilaf

  • 2 1/2 cups water
  • 1 tbsp. dried minced onion
  • 1 tsp. instant chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/2 tsp. dried sage (crushed)
  • 1/2 cup #3 coarse bulgur
  • 2 apples or pears (cored and coarsely chopped)
  • 1/2 cup regular brown rice
  • 2 tbsp. snipped parsley
  1. In a medium saucepan bring water and bouillon granules to boiling. Stir in the bulgur, brown rice, dried minced onion, and sage. Return rice mixture to boiling; reduce the heat. Cover and simmer about 35 minutes or until the grains are tender. Stir in the apples or pears. Cover and simmer for 5 to 10 minutes or until apples or pears are tender. Drain off the excess liquid, if necessary. Stir in parsley.