Orzo Pasta Salad

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Orzo Pasta Salad
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Orzo Pasta Salad - #orzo #pasta #salad #recipe #eatwell101 - A light and refreshing orzo pasta salad with capers, bell peppers, cheese, and a light dressing. You'll love this cold orzo pasta salad recipe for potlucks, picnics, and outdoor parties!

Orzo Pasta Salad Recipe – This light and refreshing orzo pasta salad is the perfect summer lunch. It’s quick and easy to make, and it’s also vegetarian, so everyone can enjoy it on its own, or as a fabulous side for a potluck, a picnic, or a party! The combination of orzo, capers, bell peppers, cheese, and a light but flavorful olive oil and lemon dressing makes this orzo pasta salad a delicious, healthy, and satisfying meal everyone will love!

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Ingredients list for the orzo pasta salad recipe

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1. To make the orzo pasta salad: Cook pasta according to package directions, in boiling salted water. Drain the orzo and toss with a little oil to prevent sticking. Arrange all the salad ingredients in a large salad bowl.

2. Mix olive oil, lemon juice, and a little caper water in a jar, then pour over the orzo salad.

3. Toss all ingredients together! Chill the orzo pasta salad before serving. Enjoy! ❤️

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Tips for the Orzo pasta salad recipe

  • You can add any ingredients you like to the orzo pasta salad: diced cucumber, zucchini, red onion, shallot…
  • If you do not like fresh garlic, just scrap it from the ingredients list.
  • You can add any protein you like: rotisserie chicken, cooked shrimp…

What pasta can we substitute for orzo?

If you don’t have orzo at hand or would like to try something else, try these substitutes for the pasta salad:

  • Ditalini pasta
  • Stelline pasta
  • Macaroni
  • Broken spaghetti

How to keep orzo pasta salad leftovers

You can keep any orzo pasta salad leftovers in your refrigerator for 2 or 3 days. The more you keep it, the better it tastes.

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