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ORZO, SUNSHINE BLEND

Sunshine Orzo Blend
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ORZO, SUNSHINE BLEND

SUNORZO-5

Description:

Chieftain's Sunshine Orzo Blend combines the fresh flavors of Lemon, Garlic and naturally Toasted Orzo with colorful chunks of Red Bell Peppers. This radiant blend is bursting with flavor and color and can be used warm or cold as a side, in salads or as a stuffing. Available for a limited time only!

Ingredient Statement:

Durum Semolina Flour (Milled Wheat, Niacin, Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid), Semolina, Ferrous Sulfate,  Water, Lemons and Natural Lemon Flavor, Wheat Gluten, Natural Garlic Flavors, Salt, Spice for color and Red Bell Pepper. (Contains Wheat, Gluten)

 

 

 

Sunshine Orzo Blend may be used as an addition to cream soups, as a bedding for poultry or as a colorful addition to cold or warm salads. Delicious in Minestrone soups, or by itself with butter. Use Orzo instead of rice with stir fry; toss cooked Orzo with chopped spinach and sliced almonds for a delightful side dish. Make a pilaf with cooked Orzo, whole grains, rice, and seasoning.

Recommended Preparation Instructions:

  • Add 1# of orzo to 4 quarts of rapidly boiling water or stock. Return to boil, reduce heat and simmer covered for 10 to 12 minutes or until tender yet still el dente. Remove from heat, drain excess fluid and let stand for 3-5 minutes. 

 

  • Add 1 cup of orzo to 2 1/2 cups of rapidly boiling water or stock. Return to boil, reduce heat and simmer covered for 10 to 12  minutes until tender yet still al dente. Remove from heat, drain remaining fluid and let stand for 3-5 minutes.

When adding to soup or stews, add orzo during the last 10 to 12 minutes of cooking. 

One cup dry equals 2 1/2 to 3 cups cooked.