Summer Vegetable and Orzo Salad

READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

A cool fresh tasting pasta salad that makes a wonderful lunch.

Top Review by Shosh

A very tasty and easy to put together salad. I doubled the recipe and it STILL disappeard!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet until hot.
  2. Saute/stir onion for 10 minutes or until browned.
  3. Remove from heat source.
  4. Add in orzo and remaining 2 tablespoons olive oil, carrot, red bell pepper, zucchini, balsamic vinegar, honey, salt and pepper; stir to combine.
  5. Cover and chill for 2 hours or more.
  6. Serve on a bed of lettuce leaves.

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