Thursday, June 7, 2012

Curried Orzo Salad

I have had this recipe from The Perfect Pantry saved for a long time, I don't know why I have not made this before because I love all things curry flavoured and this was no exception.  Randal also really liked this salad, and we will definitely be making this again.


8 oz orzo
2 tsp curry powder (I like Penzey's sweet curry)
1/2 cup mayonnaise
Juice of half a lemon
1/4 cup raisins
1/2 red bell pepper, diced
1/2 cup diced english cucumber

Cook the orzo according to package directions.

In a large bowl mix the mayonnaise, curry powder and lemon juice together.  Add in the orzo, bell pepper, cucumber and raisins and mix well.  Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.



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Linked to: Mom On Timeout, Michelle's Tasty Creations, Frugal Follies, A Little Nosh, Momnivores-Dilemma, Miz Helens Country Cottage, Two Yellow Birds, Simple Living

4 comments:

Jill @Two Yellow Birds Decor said...

Oh that sounds yummy!! It looks amazing as well! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Thursday's Temptation.
Jill

Diane Balch said...

I love the cucumber to lighten this salad... please share this on my foodie friday party today.

Cindy said...

This looks like a great Orzo dish--I'm always looking for good side dishes. Thanks. I'm your newest follower.

Michelles Tasty Creations said...

This looks delicious! I just started using Orzo and I love it. Thanks so much for stopping by Creative Thursday last week. I couldn’t do these parties without you. Can’t wait to see what you link up this week. Have a great week.
Michelle