Basil Orzo Pasta Recipe

Looking for an easy Basil Orzo Pasta recipe? Learn how to make Basil Orzo Pasta using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by lovinwalkin

Makes 5 servings



Basil Orzo Pasta - 5 servings of 1/2 cup each

Recipe Ingredients for Basil Orzo Pasta

2 tbsp Butter
1 1/2 serving Natural Minced Garlic
6 oz Orzo Dry
2 serving chicken bouillion granules
1/2 cup Freshly Shredded Parmesan
1/2 cup leaves, whole Basil, Fresh

Recipe Directions for Basil Orzo Pasta

Melt butter, cook garlic in it for a few minutes. Add the uncooked orzo and saute until lightly browned. Add broth and bring to a boil, cover, reduce heat and cook for 15 - 20 min. Mix in parmesan cheese and basil. Season with salt and pepper if desired.
Categories

Pasta

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 60.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
206
Calories from Fat
72
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.0g
12%
Saturated Fat
4.5g
22%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
20mg
7%
Sodium
562mg
23%
Potassium
8mg
0%
Total Carbohydrates
26.7g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
0.6g
Protein
7.9g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 13% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • Very low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sodium
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