Rice Pilav With Orzo

Recipe by MsBindy

This is a simple pilav. For all the RSC contestants who have stockpiled orzo...here is a way to use it up! I've not yet tried this recipe, but it is from a trusted source...Moosewood.

Top Review by Lori Mama

This was tasty. I used chicken stock for the water, as I think it gives a bit more added flavor, especially when it comes to rice. In my oppinion anyway.;)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat the oil in a saucepan.
  2. Stir in the chopped onions. Cover and saute until lightly browned.
  3. Add the marjoram, rosemary, turmeric, and salt and pepper.
  4. Stir in the pasta and saute until it browns a little.
  5. Add the rice and saute for 2 or 3 more minutes, stirring occasionally.
  6. Pour in the water and stir once. Cover the rice and bring it to boil.
  7. Turn the heat down very low and simmer 35-40 minutes or until the water is absorbed and the rice is tender.

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