Greek Orzo Pasta Salad With Spinach

READY IN: 22mins
Recipe by Cookin' in NJ

Another light summer orzo salad, with fresh spinach and toasted pignoli nuts. A wonderful side dish for those summer BBQ's!!

Top Review by ngneff

Delicious! I had it at my daughter-in-laws and everyone thought it was so good so I tried it and took it to a shower today. Alot of the gals wanted the recipe. It is a delightful blend of different flavors that is just plain refreshing!! The only thing I did differently was used regular black olives. I would also have to say it serves at least 12....NOT 4 to 6. It will be in my recipe file!!

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Add chicken bouillon to pasta water and bring to a boil.
  2. Add orzo and cook for 7 minutes.
  3. Strain and rinse with cold water to stop cooking and cool the pasta. Set aside.
  4. In a medium/large bowl add the balance of the ingredients and stir well.
  5. Add the strained orzo and stir again.
  6. Chill in the refrigerator for at least 1 hour and serve. This helps the flavors meld together.
  7. Enjoy!

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