Orzo is a Greek pasta shaped like grains of rice.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Cook orzo according to package directions. Melt butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add shallot and lemon zest, and saute until translucent.

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  • Add peas, and cook until bright green and tender, adding a little water if shallots brown before peas are tender.

  • Add cooked orzo, season with salt and pepper, and toss to combine. Remove from heat, and stir in mint.

Reviews (3)

29 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 5
  • 4 star values: 5
  • 3 star values: 12
  • 2 star values: 5
  • 1 star values: 2
Rating: 5 stars
04/11/2019
I made this exactly as written, except for addition of some feta at the end. This was utterly delicious, just the right amount mint and lemon flavors. I will definitely make this again.
Rating: Unrated
07/13/2009
this dish was incredible! i added PLENTY of mint (i love it) and it added a wonderful sharp flavour. went well with goat cheese or parmesan cheese on top and a side of steamed carrots!
Rating: Unrated
06/26/2008
This dish is so delicious. Everyone in the family loved it. It's easy to prepare and cook.
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