Spotlight Recipe: Parmesan-Herbed Orzo

by in Healthy Recipes, May 11, 2009

Parmesan Herbed Orzo
Orzo is one of my kid’s favorites. The rice-shaped pasta cooks up in boiling water in about 10 minutes. This “dressed-up” version weighs in at 260 calories, 6 grams of fat and tons of B-vitamins per serving. Enjoy it warm and use leftovers as lunch with a salad or sandwich.

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Comments (2)

  1. Brittany says:

    Is there whole wheat orzo/risotto, or a whole wheat alternative that would work as a substitute in orzo/risotto recipes?

  2. Toby Amidor says:

    Hi Brittany,
    There is whole wheat orzo available. “Rice Select” is one company that makes it.

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