Enjoy this healthy grain as a side for lunch or dinner. It makes a great snack when you add some golden raisins. It’s all in the presentation, so for a real treat, serve it up in mini dessert bowls, or scoop it up into a perfect petite mold and add a mint leaf or a few tiny pieces of carrots as garnish along with the pine nuts.
1 package orzo
1/4 cup parsley, oregano, garlic, salt and pepper
1. Cook pasta.
2. Add all ingredients and top with pine nuts.
3. Optional grated cheese on top.
Low in saturated fat, low in cholesterol, low in sodium, low in sugar and low in calories, a good source of fiber, along with the pine nuts, which are packed with protein.