Orzo with Shrimp, Feta Cheese, and White Wine Recipe

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Submitted by montgomj

Makes 4 servings



From epicurious.com http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/ORZO-WITH-SHRIMP-FETA-CHEESE-AND-WHITE-WINE-107904

Recipe Ingredients for Orzo With Shrimp, Feta Cheese, And White Wine

8 ounces orzo
6 tablespoons olive oil
1 cup crumbled feta cheese
1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
2 tablespoons fresh basil
1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
1 pound uncooked medium shrimp, peeled, deveined
2 garlic cloves, chopped
14 1/2 ounce diced tomatoes in juice
1/2 cup dry white wine
2 teaspoons dried oregano
1/2 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper

Recipe Directions for Orzo With Shrimp, Feta Cheese, And White Wine

  1. Preheat oven to 400°F. Brush 11x7-inch glass baking dish with oil. Cook orzo according to package directions. Drain well and return orzo to same pot. Add 2 tablespoons olive oil, 1/4 cup feta cheese, Parmesan cheese, and 2 tablespoons basil; stir to blend. Arrange orzo mixture in prepared dish.

  2. Heat 2 tablespoons oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add shrimp and sauté until slightly pink, about 2 minutes (shrimp will not be cooked through). Arrange shrimp atop orzo. Add remaining 2 tablespoons oil to same skillet. Add garlic and sauté over medium-high heat 30 seconds. Add tomatoes with juice; cook 1 minute. Stir in wine, oregano, crushed red pepper, and remaining 1/4 cup basil. Simmer uncovered until reduced to thick sauce consistency, stirring occasionally, about 2 minutes. Season sauce to taste with salt and pepper; spoon over shrimp. Bake orzo until heated through, about 10 minutes. Sprinkle with remaining 3/4 cup feta cheese and serve.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 371.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
680
Calories from Fat
292
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
32.5g
50%
Saturated Fat
9.5g
47%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
262mg
87%
Sodium
785mg
33%
Potassium
92mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
51.0g
17%
Dietary Fiber
1.2g
5%
Sugars
5.0g
Protein
40.2g
Vitamin A 21% Vitamin C 30%
Calcium 32% Iron 28%
* 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
D-
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • Contains alcohol
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