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Lemony Orzo Salad

Side Dishes

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1 cup uncooked orzo pasta
1/3 cup diced zucchini
1/3 cup diced red onion
1/3 cup minced fresh parsley
3 Tbsp. fresh basil, or 1 tsp. dried
1 Tbsp. olive oil
3 Tbsp. lemon juice
1 cup diced Roma tomato
1/3 cup (1.5 oz.) feta cheese
2 Tbsp. Kalamata olives, chopped
2 tsp. minced fresh mint
Fresh ground pepper


Cook pasta and drain well. In a large bowl, combine orzo, zucchini and onion. With a whisk, stir together parsley, basil, oil and lemon juice; stir into orzo mixture. Add tomato, feta cheese and olives. Toss gently to mix well. Sprinkle with mint and fresh ground pepper.


From Friends of the Crosby Memorial Library Heritage Cookbook, Picayune

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