Entry from the Falafel's Drive-in menu

Recipe courtesy Nassif Grayeb at Falafel's Drive-In, San Jose, California.

Ingredients[edit | edit source]

  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup fine cracked wheat
  • 1 cup minced fresh parsley leaves
  • 1/2 cup minced fresh mint leaves
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped yellow onion
  • 3 tomatoes, diced
  • 2 cucumbers, seeded and diced
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons lemon juice, or to taste
  • 1 teaspoons sea salt

Directions[edit | edit source]

  1. In a large mixing bowl, pour the water over the cracked wheat and cover
  2. Let stand about 20 minutes until wheat is tender and water is absorbed
  3. Add the chopped herbs and vegetables and toss with the mix.
  4. Combine the oil, lemon juice, and salt in a separate bowl.
  5. Add to wheat mixture and mix well.
  6. Chill.
  7. Serve and enjoy.

Source[edit | edit source]

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