Tasty Tuesday – Orzo Skillet

This dish came about when some dinner plan fell through, I was missing ingredients or something, and happened to have some ground turkey, diced tomatoes and orzo in the house. I searched for a recipe that would fit the bill and I found this. And it’s delicious.
Gather the main ingredients: ground chicken, diced tomatoes, orzo and homemade chicken stock.


Sprinkle a skillet with salt and brown the ground chicken.

Once it is browned, add tomatoes and chicken stock along with stuff like garlic and spices. Bring to a boil.

Add orzo and let simmer until most of the liquid is absorbed and the orzo is tender. Then add spinach and cheese. The recipe calls for frozen spinach but I can’t be bothered to thaw it and squeeze out all the water, when I can just add fresh spinach.

This meal is so tasty with an almost creamy flavor and texture. Try it for yourself with the full recipe here.

One thought on “Tasty Tuesday – Orzo Skillet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s