How to cook orzo pasta nz recipes

Greek Lamb Chops

Scatter over the orzo, onions, courgettes, tomatoes and garlic. Transfer to a large casserole. ½ cup orzopasta (see Cook’s Tip)
Try these family favourite recipes

Try these family favourite recipes

Tocook the freekah. Chicken and sundried tomatoorzo. It celebrates the food our grandmothers made for us with love and care – and some of these recipes have no doubt been passed to our parents and to us

Orzo, eggplant and feta salad

Add cooled eggplant topasta. Place in a large oven pan, drizzle with oil, season with salt and pepper, then toss well to coat

Salmon, orzo and spinach stew

Season to taste with salt and pepper. Add spinach to just wilt and serve immediately. Bring stock plus 2 cups water to the boil in a large saucepan. Pour in orzo and cook for 5 minutes, until it begins to swell in size. Add salmon and simmer for a further 5 to 8 minutes, until stew is thick and pasta is cooked

Spicy bbq splashes

Tips on howto use the Black Raspberry & Horopito Splash (great for vegetarians). • Splash over cookedoctopus, slashed snapper or other white fish prior to roasting or steaming on the BBQ

Spanish salad

Cookpasta according to packet directions and drain. Mix orzo, capsicum, tomatoes, sausages and olives together in a bowl

Orzo Salad

Cook the pasta in boiling salted water according to the manufacturers directions. Combine the olive oil, lemon juice, lemon zest, garlic, oregano, salt, and pepper in a small bowl and whisk to combine thoroughly

Southwest Pasta Salad

Place into a bowl. Cookorzopasta in plenty of boiling lightly salted water until just cooked. 1 cup orzo or rissoni (optional) pasta

My Mum’s Orzo Salad

This salad is simple and easy to make and is fantastic to take along to a friend’s party, an office lunch, a really posh schools shared lunch day, or you could have it be the salad you have to bring for your family’s Xmas dinner

Tips and Timesavers

HOWTOCOOK SCALLOPS. Shower or bath before going to bed.   It’s amazing how much it shakes up your cooking and moves it out of boring and predictable ruts

Autumn Minestrone

Stir while bringing to the boil. Add onion and celery and cook over medium heat until the vegetables have softened

Kiwi Summer Salad

Toss through the orzopasta. Mix the olive oil, lemon juice, honey and mint together. Cookorzopasta in plenty of boiling water until just cooked (al dente)

Mediterranean Tuna and Chickpea Salad

To make dressing. Cook the orzopasta in plenty of boiling lightly salted water until just cooked. whisk all ingredients together and season to taste