You know what is orzo? It is a wheat semolina paste in the form of an elongated rice grain, widely used in Mediterranean countries such as Italy or Greece. This time, at RecetasGratis we have prepared a Greek pasta salad with fresh and natural ingredients.
If you still do not know where to buy orzo, in Spain you can find it in large supermarkets where they have sections from different countries. Recipes with orz pastaor They are very varied, since it can be mixed with almost everything, like other types of pasta. To learn how to cook orzo, take the step-by-step of this greek style orzo pasta salad, a perfect dish for hot months and that children will surely like.
2 diners 15m Main course Low difficulty Additional features: Cheap cost, Recommended for vegetarians, Ideal to accompany with red wine, Boiled, Traditional recipe from Greece Ingredients:
- 150 grams of orzo pasta
- 100 grams of sweet corn
- 1 tomato
- 1 piece of onion
- 1 pinch of chopped parsley
- 2 tablespoons of green olives
- 80 grams of feta cheese
- 1 squirt of lemon
- 1 jet of olive oil
- 1 pinch of salt
Steps to follow to make this recipe: 1
We gather all the ingredients to prepare the orzo pasta salad.
Chop the tomato and chives in small squares. Look at the image to cut the ingredients of the Greek salad of the same size.
We cook the orzo pasta in plenty of boiling water with a little salt. The approximate cooking time is 6 minutes, but it is necessary to look at the manufacturer's instructions.
Mix the corn with the green olives, the chopped tomato and the chive. We almost have our Greek orzo pasta salad ready.
Add the cooked orzo pasta and we season the greek salad with salt, a few drops of lemon and olive oil. We mix well so that the flavors are integrated.
Finally, we serve the orzo pasta salad with a little crumbled feta cheese and a little bit of fresh parsley. You can also make other local dishes such as Greek zucchini croquettes or Greek skordalia. We hope you like them!
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