Mediterranean Orzo Salad


Description Mediterranean Orzo Salad is a simple vegetarian side dish recipe that's packed with fresh and zesty flavors.

Description Mediterranean Orzo Salad is a simple vegetarian side dish recipe that's packed with fresh and zesty flavors.


Ingredients

  • 6oz dry gluten free or regular orzo pasta
  • 1-1/2 cups grape or cherry tomatoes, sliced in half
  • 1/4 cup pitted gluten-free kalamata olives, sliced
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/4 cup chopped parsley
  • 2 Tablespoons gluten-free capers
  • For the Lemon Dressing:
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • salt and pepper, lots
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil

Interections

  1. Cook pasta according to directions on package then drain and set aside to cool slightly.
  2. For the Lemon Dressing: combine lemon juice, salt, pepper, honey and garlic in a food processor then process while slowly drizzling in olive oil. 
  3. Taste then add more salt and pepper if necessary.