Greek Orzo

Nathalie Heydet


This is a quick, healthy and delicious side dish!

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6-8 people
10 Min
10 Min
Stove Top


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1/2 lb
orzo pasta, uncooked
2 Tbsp
fresh lemon juice
1/4 c
oil infused with garlic
salt and pepper
6 oz
kalamata olives, pitted and chopped
2 Tbsp
fresh oregano, chopped
2 Tbsp
fresh chives, chopped
1/3 c
crumbled feta cheese
2 Tbsp
fresh parsley

How to Make Greek Orzo


  • 1Boil orzo as directed on the package (1/2 a pound of orzo was used for this recipe).
  • 2Whisk the lemon juice and garlic-infused olive oil together. Season with salt and pepper in a medium-sized bowl.
  • 3Add olives, oregano, and chives to bowl.
  • 4When pasta has been cooked and rinsed, add it to the bowl. Stir to blend.
  • 5Fold in the feta cheese.
  • 6Garnish with parsley.

    *This side dish should be served warm.

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About Greek Orzo

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Greek
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian, Vegan, Low Fat, Low Sodium
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy

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