Great Groceries: Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad - 21 News Now, More Local News for Youngstown, Ohio -

Great Groceries: Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad

Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad

1 1/4 cups uncooked orzo

1/2 lb. asparagus, trimmed

1 medium zucchini, cut into 1/2-inch slices

1 red pepper, cut into 1-inch pieces

1 large portobello mushroom, stem removed and cut into 1-inch pieces

1/2 medium red onion, cut into 1-inch pieces

1/3 cup olive oil

1/4 cup balsamic vinegar

3 Tbsp. lemon juice

4 cloves garlic, minced

1 tsp. lemon pepper seasoning

1 cup grape tomatoes, halved

1 Tbsp. minced parsley

1 Tbsp. minced fresh basil

1/2 tsp. salt

1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper

1 cup crumbled feta cheese

Cook orzo according to package directions.

Place vegetables in a large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk olive oil, balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, garlic and lemon pepper seasoning. Add to vegetables and toss to coat.

Remove vegetables and reserve dressing. Grill vegetables over medium heat 5 to 10 minutes or until tender, turning occasionally.

In a large bowl, combine cooked orzo, grilled vegetables, tomatoes, parsley, basil, salt, pepper and reserved dressing. Toss to combine. Serve at room temperature or chilled.

  • More From wfmj.comMore>>

  • Corbett: I kept no-new tax pledge the 'best I can'

    Corbett: I kept no-new tax pledge the 'best I can'

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:48 PM EDT2014-08-21 01:48:38 GMT
    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett says he believes he fulfilled the spirit of his 2010 campaign pledge not to raise taxes or fees, but he won't renew that sweeping vow in his current bid for a second term.More >>
    Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett says he believes he fulfilled the spirit of his 2010 campaign pledge not to raise taxes or fees, but he won't renew that sweeping vow in his current bid for a second term.More >>
  • $2M offered to Ohio farmers to help reduce algae

    $2M offered to Ohio farmers to help reduce algae

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:07:19 GMT
    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - The federal government is offering $2 million to Ohio farmers to help prevent farm runoff that contributes to potentially harmful algae blooms. Farmers in 20 counties in the western Lake Erie watershed can apply for some of the funds to plant cover crops to reduce nutrient runoff and erosion. The federal money, provided by the Natural Resources Conservation Service, is aimed at reducing future algae blooms. U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and Toledo Rep. Marcy Kaptur announced th...More >>
    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - The federal government is offering $2 million to Ohio farmers to help prevent farm runoff that contributes to potentially harmful algae blooms. Farmers in 20 counties in the western Lake Erie watershed can apply for some of the funds to plant cover crops to reduce nutrient runoff and erosion. The federal money, provided by the Natural Resources Conservation Service, is aimed at reducing future algae blooms. U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown and Toledo Rep. Marcy Kaptur announced th...More >>
  • 5K-8K gallons of fuel oil spills into Ohio River

    5K-8K gallons of fuel oil spills into Ohio River

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:06:15 GMT
    CINCINNATI (AP) - An estimated 5,000 to 8,000 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Ohio River, closing about a 15-mile section of the waterway southeast of Cincinnati. A Coast Guard spokeswoman says that the section of river was closed to river traffic Tuesday to enable cleanup and response. A Duke Energy spokeswoman says the spill from a Duke power plant in New Richmond, about 20 miles southeast of Cincinnati, happened late Monday night. Duke Energy spokeswoman Sally Thelen says the spill oc...More >>
    CINCINNATI (AP) - An estimated 5,000 to 8,000 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Ohio River, closing about a 15-mile section of the waterway southeast of Cincinnati. A Coast Guard spokeswoman says that the section of river was closed to river traffic Tuesday to enable cleanup and response. A Duke Energy spokeswoman says the spill from a Duke power plant in New Richmond, about 20 miles southeast of Cincinnati, happened late Monday night. Duke Energy spokeswoman Sally Thelen says the spill oc...More >>
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms