One Pan Chicken And Spinach Orzo Recipe

Recipe By Slurrp

This one pan chicken and spinach orzo is a delicious and easy weeknight meal. Tender chicken breasts are cooked with garlic and onions, then simmered with orzo pasta, chicken broth, and spinach. The orzo absorbs all the flavors, resulting in a creamy and flavorful dish. Serve it with a side of crusty bread for a complete meal.

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One Pan Chicken And Spinach Orzo

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Ingredients for One Pan Chicken And Spinach Orzo Recipe

  • 1/2 Chicken Breasts, Boneless And Skinless
  • 1/2 tablespoon Olive Oil
  • 1/2 cloves Cloves Garlic, Minced
  • 1/4 Onion, Diced
  • 1/4 cup Orzo Pasta
  • 1/2 cup Chicken Broth
  • 1/2 cup Fresh Spinach
  • As required Salt And Pepper To Taste

Directions: One Pan Chicken And Spinach Orzo Recipe

Cooking Directions

  • STEP 1.Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add chicken breasts and cook until browned on both sides.
  • STEP 2.Remove chicken from skillet and set aside. In the same skillet, add garlic and onions and cook until fragrant.
  • STEP 3.Add orzo pasta and chicken broth to the skillet. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer until orzo is cooked and liquid is absorbed.
  • STEP 4.Stir in spinach and cooked chicken. Cook for an additional 2-3 minutes until spinach is wilted and chicken is heated through.
  • STEP 5.Serve hot with a side of crusty bread.

Cooking Tips

  • Make sure to brown the chicken breasts well before removing them from the skillet. This will add extra flavor to the dish.
  • You can add other vegetables like bell peppers or cherry tomatoes for extra color and flavor.
  • If the orzo is not fully cooked and the liquid has been absorbed, you can add a little more chicken broth and continue cooking until the orzo is tender.

Storage and Serving

  • Leftovers can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
  • Reheat the leftovers in a skillet or microwave until heated through.
  • This dish is best served fresh, but you can also enjoy it cold as a pasta salad.
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Recipe By Slurrp