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Orzo Mozzarella, Tomato & Herb salad

Written By: Chris - Oct• 06•13

I prepared this salad for a recent gathering with friends on a weekend we spent cutting wood and socializing!  This was one of many dishes we shared and it was made with seasonally sweet grape tomatoes and fresh basil download the website with underpages.

To change things up, I thought I would use Orzo, which is a form of short-cut pasta, shaped like a large grain of rice.  It can be served alone, as a soup accompaniment, as part of a salad, or baked in a casserole windows live movie maker nederlands downloaden.  Orzo is the Italian word for “barley” however, it’s not made from barley at all, but rather from semolina, a course-ground flour made from durum wheat android onedrive datei herunterladen.  In Italy, the word can of course refer to the grain itself, but might also describe a beverage made from roasted barley or a wheat-based pasta that looks like barley filme downloaden legal.  Because of orzo’s similar shape and mild flavor, it can be substituted for rice in many recipes.  Ounce for ounce, rice and orzo contain similar amounts of fat, sugar, carbohydrates and even sodium utorrent gratis downloaden windows 10.

This is a simple, but delicious salad that tasted great even on the second day, because the flavors had really blended well.



1 Lemon, rind and juice
1/2 Cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
2 Tablespoons Dijon Mustard
1/4 Large Onion, (sweet) minced
1/2 Cup Mayonnaise
1/3 Cup Balsamic Vinegar
2 Garlic Cloves, pressed
Salt & Fresh Ground Black Pepper
1 Tablespoon Sugar

1 Package of Orzo
4 Tablespoons Fresh Basil, chopped
4 Tablespoons Fresh Parsley, chopped
4 Tablespoons Fresh Mint, chopped
1 Package Mozzarella Balls

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Mince the onion, and combine with lemon juice and rind, pressed garlic, chopped herbs, mustard, oil, mayo, balsamic vinegar, sugar, and salt and pepper gta v for mobile phone.  (season to taste) 

Prepare the Orzo according to package directions, keeping in mind that it cooks up in about half the time of rice haus herunterladen sims 4.  Cool and combine with the above.  Add chopped tomatoes


Toss gently and mix in mozzarella balls daten vom ftp server herunterladen.

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Coat everything evenly and allow to stand refrigerated for at least 30 minutes before serving ard buffet app installieren kostenlosen.


Enjoy icloud windows alle bilder herunterladen!


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