Lemon-Garlic Parmesan Orzo

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by Kittencal@recipezazz

the garlic and lemon juice amount may be adjusted to taste, if you like some heat add in crushed red chili flakes and saute with the garlic :)

Top Review by Jen In The Kitchen!

One of my favorite sides! Simply delish!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a saucepan bring the water with bouillon powder to a boil; add in orzo and cook uncovered until tender stirring a couple times to prevent sticking; drain and place into a bowl.
  2. In another saucepan melt butter over medium heat; add in garlic and cook stirring for 2 minutes.
  3. Remove from heat, add in the cooked pasta, lemon rind and lemon juice; stir until combined.
  4. Mix in Parmesan cheese, then season with black pepper and salt if desired.

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