Creamy Orzo with Fresh Vegetables

  • Total: 20 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Cook: 15 min
  • Yield: 2 servings
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2 tablespoons olive oil

1 small onion, chopped

2 cloves garlic, crushed

Olive oil

2 cups orzo

2 cups steamed vegetables, carrots, broccoli, squash, etc

4 cups low sodium canned chicken stock

Parmesan, grated




Heat oil in large sauce pan, cook onion over medium high heat for 2 minutes. Stir In garlic and cook for 30 seconds. Stir in uncooked orzo & and toss to coat and cook for 1 minute. Reduce heat to medium. Slowly stir in 1/2 cup of stock at a time. Adding the next half cup when the previous one has been absorbed. When orzo is tender stir in a drizzle of olive oil and season with salt and pepper. Toss orzo with steamed vegetables. Serve with grated Parmesan and black pepper.

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