Orzo and Rice

Cooking Recipes Catalogue

Tiny ovals of orzo pasta, toasted golden brown in butter, is cooked in bouillon with long-grain rice to make an easy and versatile side dish. Try tossing with chopped parsley and a grating of Parmesan cheese before serving.

INGREDIENTS (for 5 servings):


  • In a large heavy saucepan, melt butter over medium heat; add orzo and brown until golden.
  • Add rice, bouillon, and water; bring to a boil, cover and lower heat to medium-low.
  • Simmer for about 20 to 25 minutes or until all water is absorbed; serve.