Next time you’re craving pesto, make this simple and easy pesto orzo that uses basil, parmesan and olive oil to bring out those flavors. This chicken orzo recipe from I Adore Food uses a store-bought grilled and ready chicken, but you could just as easily grill and dice your own chicken breasts.
1 1/4 Cup of orzo
1 cube of chicken broth
3 garlic cloves, minced
2 small onions (red or white, whatever you prefer)
1/2 Cup of diced fresh green beans or asparagus
1/2 Cup of freshly grated parmesan
6 Tablespoon of red pesto
1 Cup of Tyson® Grilled & Ready® Chicken oven roasted diced chicken breast
10 fresh basil leaves, washed and chopped
1/4 Cup of diced red bell peppers
1/4 Cup of diced tomatoes
1 Tablespoon of olive oil
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