Thursday, December 30, 2010

Chicken and Orzo Goodness

Trader Joes has orzo now. Or maybe they did before but I just didn't notice. Anyway, I was so happy to see it on the pasta aisle. For dinner, I made grilled chicken with orzo and side of pita chips, hummus and tzatziki. So yummy.
For the orzo, I first sauteed onions until they were carmelized, added some salt, pepper, greek seasoning and pine nuts. At the end, right before I added the cooked orzo, I must admit to melting about 3 tablespoons of butter in the pan. So many calories but so worth it.


  1. Orzo is my favorite pasta type. Looks delish!

  2. Wow you have seriously just won over my heart with this. It looks out of this world.


  3. Gotta love orzo! It has such a fabulous texture & I can imagine with caramelized onions - YUM!

  4. ooh I haven't seen orzo at Trader Joe's. It looks delicious!