Orzo Recipes

When you need a quick pasta fix, orzo recipes are the perfect solution. You can make orzo recipes with chicken for dinner—or make cold orzo recipes, like pasta salads.

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Orzo with Feta and Arugula

3 reviews

In my family, we love salads because they’re an interesting way to blend many different flavors. This orzo salad is one of our favorites—it tastes delicious served either warm or cool. —Laura Adamsky, Decatur, Alabama

Broccoli Orzo Bake

1 review

Orzo pasta makes this bake a sensational alternative to the classic broccoli casserole. There's a nice blend of cheese and...


Pressure-Cooker Italian Shrimp ‘n’ Pasta

This dish will remind you a bit of classic shrimp Creole, but it has a surprise Italian twist. Pressure cooking...


Lemon Parmesan Orzo

4 reviews

A splash of lemon and a shower of chopped parsley make this orzo one of my family's most requested springtime...


Pressure-Cooker Mediterranean Chicken Orzo

12 reviews

Orzo pasta with chicken, olives and herbes de Provence has the bright flavors of Mediterranean cuisine. Here’s a bonus: Leftovers...

Colorful Greek Orzo Salad

1 review

The herbs and vegetables give this fresh-tasting pasta salad a colorful appearance, while the dressing adds a nice gloss. —Diane...


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Orzo-Stuffed Peppers

23 reviews

Packed with orzo, Italian sausage and summer flavors, these stuffed peppers make a fun, fast-fixing meal. Get colorful with green,...

Mediterranean Chicken Orzo Soup

3 reviews

My husband is Greek, so I'm always trying new Mediterranean recipes. This lemon chicken orzo soup is his favorite dish...


Summertime Orzo & Chicken

20 reviews

This easy-as-can-be main dish is likely to become a summer staple at your house. It’s that good! If you prefer,...


Italian Shrimp ‘n’ Pasta

6 reviews

This dish will remind you a bit of classic shrimp Creole, but it has a surprise Italian twist. Slow cooking...


Mediterranean Pork and Orzo

41 reviews

On a really busy day, this meal in a bowl is one of my top picks. It's quick to put...

Whole Wheat Orzo Salad

6 reviews

In less than 30 minutes, I can put together this hearty salad of pasta, white beans and veggies – and...


Orzo with Parmesan & Basil

17 reviews

Dried basil adds its rich herb flavor to this creamy and delicious skillet side dish that's table-ready in just minutes!...


Greek Shrimp Orzo

3 reviews

This is one of our favorites. It's delicious, satisfying and reheats well. My husband would rather have “the orzo dish”...


Orzo with Spinach and Pine Nuts

I have shared this salad many times with the teachers at my school. They enjoy it so much that they...


Pasta & Sun-Dried Tomato Salad

3 reviews

The beauty of this sun-dried tomato pasta salad is that it can be served warm or cold. It's an ideal...

Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad

16 reviews

Vegetables that are in season make great additions to this orzo salad. It's the perfect side dish for a picnic,...


Lemon Mushroom Orzo

Sometimes I serve this side dish chilled and other times we enjoy it hot.
It has a pleasant tinge...


Spinach-Orzo Salad with Chickpeas

1 review

The first version of this salad was an experiment in mixing together some random ingredients I had on hand. It...


Orzo Vegetable Salad

9 reviews

Heading to a potluck and need something to share? Tangy lemon dressing over cool orzo and vegetables is everything you...


Feta & Cranberry Orzo Salad

4 reviews

It takes only minutes to make this awesome pasta salad. While the orzo is cooking, assemble the rest of the...


Farmers Market Orzo Salad

3 reviews

Orzo is a tiny pasta shaped like rice. We use it as a base for veggies, lemony vinaigrette and cheeses...


Greek Orzo Chicken

6 reviews

Take your first bite and set sail for a dinner-table tour of the sunny Greek isles. Sprinkle lemon zest on...


Summer Orzo

10 reviews

I’m always looking for fun ways to use the fresh veggies that come in my Community Supported Agriculture box, and...


Italian Sausage Orzo Soup

4 reviews

I always look for recipes high in taste and nutrition but low on prep time and fat. This thick, chunky...

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Lemony Mushroom-Orzo Soup for Two

6 reviews

Here's a versatile soup that works as an appetizer or as a side for a sandwich lunch. It's loaded with...


Roasted Veggie Orzo

12 reviews

“My sister inspired this recipe. I added a few more spices, but the concept is hers. It's easy to vary,...


Greek Orzo Salad

4 reviews

This tart, refreshing salad is a big hit in my home. All the tasty toppings—including red onions, tomatoes, olives, feta...


Creamy Roasted Garlic & Spinach Orzo

6 reviews

This side dish brings instant comfort. I first made it without spinach so my husband and daughter would like it....


Mediterranean Shrimp Orzo Salad

1 review

This pretty crowd-pleaser always stands out on the buffet table. With plenty of shrimp, artichoke hearts, olives, peppers and a...


Orzo Shrimp Stew

15 reviews

My husband and I really enjoy seafood, so I don’t skimp on shrimp in this mildly seasoned stew. We also...