8 ounces Orzo pasta ½ box
1 tablespoon Extra Virgin Olive oil
4 ounces Pesto Sauce
6 ounces Grape Tomatoes washed and sliced into half
1 cup Red Onion diced
2 ounces Sundried Tomato julienne cut
1 tablespoon Lemon juice
4 ounces Fresh Mozzarella pearls cut into small pieces
Salt & Pepper to taste
Fresh Basil leaves to garnish, torn into small pieces or chiffonade
Cook the orzo according to package directions until al dente. Drain the orzo, mix with extra
virgin olive oil and let it cool.
Add orzo, tomatoes, red onion, sundried tomato, pesto and lemon juice in a bowl.
Season mixture with salt and pepper to taste. Garnish with basil leaves.
Enjoy right away or refrigerate for about 30 minutes until chilled.