Orzo and Rice

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(248)

A filling orzo rice side dish that is great with chicken. It is a real family favorite in our house.

close up view of Orzo and Rice in a bowl
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Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
Total Time:
30 mins
Servings:
5

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons butter

  • ½ cup uncooked orzo pasta

  • ½ cup long-grain white rice

  • 1 cube chicken bouillon

  • 2 cups water

Directions

  1. In a large heavy saucepan, melt butter over medium heat; add orzo and brown until golden.

  2. Add rice, bouillon, and water; bring to a boil, cover and lower heat to medium-low.

  3. Simmer for about 20 to 25 minutes or until all water is absorbed; serve.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

192 Calories
5g Fat
32g Carbs
5g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 5
Calories 192
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 5g 7%
Saturated Fat 3g 16%
Cholesterol 12mg 4%
Sodium 265mg 12%
Total Carbohydrate 32g 12%
Dietary Fiber 1g 3%
Total Sugars 1g
Protein 5g
Calcium 12mg 1%
Iron 2mg 8%
Potassium 59mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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