Grilled Chicken and Pesto Orzo

December 4, 2013

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.

Pesto Orzo with Tyson Grilled & Ready Chicken


    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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