Tag Archives: Orzo

Orzo Salad with Beets & Blue Cheese

I will be stating up front that my family told me not to post this recipe.  Both of my guys said it was “gross”.  I on the other hand said it was “delicious”.   Why the discord?  One word, Beets.  Need I say more? If you like beets, this will be your new favorite way […]

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Orzo and Black-Eyed Pea Salad

I have fallen in love with this simple little salad.  It is loaded with yummy healthy vegetables, plus the peas (which are actually beans) gives this dish protein and iron.  So you can eat this alone or as a side to a main course.  I dug into the leftovers for lunch the next day, very […]

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Monte Cristo Chicken

This dish is simple and delicious!  I used a lot of pre-made items, curious about what they would taste like.  I was pleased with them all. The foundation sauce is easy to make on your own, but sometimes we are short on time and pulling out a box of already prepared  sauce makes dinner go […]

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Baked Shrimp with Tomato & Feta

This dish is super easy and quick to pull together. It makes a great weeknight dinner when your short on time. FAMILY RATING: SHRIMP 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 thinly sliced scallions 4 garlic cloves, thinly sliced 2 teaspoons dried oregano (preferably Sicilian) 2 pints cherry tomatoes, halved coarse salt and ground pepper 1 ½ pounds peeled and deveined large shrimp, tails removed 2 tablespoons chopped fresh […]

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