Peachy Chicken With Orzo

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

I make this often - the kids love it! Goes great with a salad.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Drain the peaches. Reserve the liquid.
  2. In a large skillet, bring the wine to a boil. Add in the chicken and brown.
  3. Stir in the onion and bell pepper and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  4. Add in the reserved peach liquid, orzo (or rice), water, oil, and seasonings. Bring to a boil. Cover and reduce heat. Allow to simmer for 20-25 minutes, or until orzo is cooked.
  5. Stir in the peaches. Heat through.
  6. Adjust seasonings and serve.
Most Helpful

This was really yummy. I used rice instead of orzo, and it still cooked great. I also left out the bell pepper since I'm not a fan of them. The only bummer was that cooking the rice with the peach juice didn't get as much of the peach flavor that I thought it would have. I might throw in a splash of soy sauce next time for a little extra oomph

Kkikii November 19, 2009

My BF is a sucker for any savory dish containing fruit so I had to try this out. We've made it several times and it's so tasty. I love using orzo pasta and this is a good excuse to do so. Give it a shot of you like savory/sweet combos.

kolleen1021 October 01, 2009

This was an interesting dish. My roommates all loved it, but I think next time I make this I will be substituting apricots instead as I didn't care for the peaches as much as I thought I would. Thank You for the recipe.

Chabear01 September 17, 2006