Pistachio Chewy Bite Orzo Salad
1 ½ cups organic orzo
1 teaspoon extra virgin olive oil
¼ teaspoon sea salt
8-10 leaves fresh mint, finely chopped
½ bulb fresh fennel, finely chopped
4 Pistachio Chewy Bites for pistachios and cranberries
½ teaspoon sea salt, plus to taste
¼ teaspoon finely ground black pepper
2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice and zest of ½ lemon
3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
Fill a medium saucepot about ¾ full with water and bring to a boil. Add olive oil and sea salt. Add orzo and prepare according to directions, about 9 minutes. Drain.
Transfer cooked orzo into a large bowl and add mint, fennel, 4 roughly chopped Pistachio Chewy Bites, sea salt, pepper, fresh lemon juice and zest, and olive oil. Toss together until well mixed. Season to taste with additional salt and pepper.
Source: Spork Foods