Greek Shrimp with Orzo

Prep Time
15 min
Cook Time
15 min
Serves
6
Difficulty
Easy
Recipe Details
Ingredients
  • 12 oz uncooked orzo
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 1/2 cup(s) uncooked onion(s), chopped
  • 1 medium green pepper(s), chopped
  • 2 clove(s) garlic clove(s), minced
  • 28 oz canned diced tomatoes
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 pound(s) uncooked shrimp, medium-size, peeled and deveined
  • 1/4 cup(s) basil, fresh, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp crumbled feta cheese
Instructions
  1. Cook orzo in salted water according to package directions without added fat; drain and set aside.
  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add onion, pepper and garlic; cook until soft, stirring occasionally, about 3 minutes. Add tomatoes and oregano; bring to a simmer. Add shrimp; cook until shrimp are bright pink and cooked through, about 5 minutes.
  3. Spoon cooked orzo into shrimp mixture; stir to combine. Remove from heat and stir in basil. Spoon about 1 1/4 cups of orzo-shrimp mixture into a bowl and top with 1 teaspoon of feta.

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