Orzo with Buttered Asparagus, Garlic & Feta Cheese

Monika Rosales

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@THEDEVOTEDCOOK

20 minute side and very flavorful.


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Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 c
orzo pasta, uncooked
1 bunch
asparagus, fresh
2
garlic cloves
1/2 c
feta cheese, crumbled
2 Tbsp
butter
salt/pepper to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook orzo "al dente" firm to touch
2
cut asparagus in pieces and dice the garlic cloves.
3
in a sauté pan add the butter, asparagus & garlic, on low-med stirring as to not burn the garlic, about 5 mins.
4
drain & rinse the orzo (getting rid of some of the starches), add in to the sauté pan, combine well, add salt/pepper to taste and feta cheese.
5
serve hot, cold, or room temperature.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Mediterranean
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy