ORZO, MEDITERRANEAN

Mediterranean Orzo
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ORZO, MEDITERRANEAN

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Description:

Mediterranean Orzo is a pasta made with Durham Wheat Flour (Semolina). This textured pasta has a distinct porcini flavor touched with saffron and paprika. Mediterranean Orzo is about 1/3 inches long and oval shaped. Traditionally used to make pilafs, Orzo like many pasta is a versatile ingredient.

 

 

Ingredient Statement:

Durum Semolina Flour (Milled Wheat, Niacin, Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid) Water, Roasted Red Bell Peppers, Spices for Flavor and Coloring, Wheat Gluten, Egg Whites, Porcini & Bolete Mushrooms, Porcini Paste (Mushroom Juice Concentrate, Mushroom Essence, Essential Oils), Salt, Granulated Onion, Granulated Garlic. (Contains Wheat, Eggs, Gluten)

 

Toss Mediterranean Orzo with herbs, butter and spinach for a colorful and tasty side dish or bedding for chicken. Add to soups or make a pilaf with cooked Orzo, whole grains, rices, mushrooms and seasonings.

Recommended Preparation Instructions:

Add 1 cup of orzo to 2 cups of rapidly boiling water or stock. Return to boil, reduce heat and simmer covered for 10 minutes until tender yet still al dente. Remove from heat and let stand for 3-5 minutes. Add uncooked orzo to soup or stew during last 12 minutes of cooking.

One cup dry yields 2½ – 3 cups cooked.

Product Description

The toothy, firm texture and subtle flavors lend its use to many different applications. Orzo maintains its shape and color dulls slightly when cooked. Mediterranean Orzo has an array of herbs and spices, as well as the distinct rich flavor of porcini.

Physical

Color: Mix of gray, yellow and reddish orange.

Flavor: Typical of pasta.

Size: Approximately ½ inch in length, rice shaped.

Chemical

Moisture: N/A

Sulfites: N/A

Heat Level: N/A

Ingredient Statement:

Durum Semolina Flour (Milled Wheat, Niacin, Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid) Water, Roasted Red Bell Peppers, Spices for Flavor and Coloring, Wheat Gluten, Egg Whites, Porcini & Bolete Mushrooms, Porcini Paste (Mushroom Juice Concentrate, Mushroom Essence, Essential Oils), Salt, Granulated Onion, Granulated Garlic.

Allergen Statement

Contains Wheat, Eggs, Gluten.

Packaging & Storage

Shelf Life: Min. 12 months (under optimum storage conditions).

Packaging: Poly bag in box.

Storage Conditions: Store in a dry, cool place.

About Nutritional Information

Chieftain Wild Rice Company gathers nutritional information from highly regarded sources. Nutritional analysis can vary due to growing conditions, frequency of testing, and other factors.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1/3 cup (55g)
Amount Per Serving
Calories 160Calories from Fat 0
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat .5g1%
Saturated Fat 0g0%
Trans Fat 0g 
Cholesterol 0g0%
Sodium 40mg2%
Total Carbohydrate 31g10%
Dietary Fiber 2g8%
Sugars 0g 
Protein 6g 
Vitamin A4%
Vitamin C25%
Calcium0%
Iron10%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.