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Orzo Pasta With Thai Dressing

Posted by on Jun. 9, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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Orzo Pasta With Thai Dressing


Very good served hot or as a cold pasta salad..

 

Ingredients:

PASTA
8 oz. Orzo pasta cooked, according to package directions, drained, and rinsed in cold water
1 Tbs. olive oil
2 large cloves of garlic, minced
1 red pepper, diced
1/2 tsp. fresh ginger, minced
1/2 lb. tofu, drained and diced

DRESSING
1/3 cup Mr. Spice Thai Peanut Sauce
2 Tbs. soy sauce
1 Tbs. Oriental sesame oil
1/4 cup cilantro, washed, dried and chopped

Garnish with:
1/2 cup roasted peanuts

 

Directions:

Heat oil in skillet over medium high heat. Add garlic and red pepper and sauté until softened , about 2 min. Add ginger and tofu and sauté 5-6 minutes or until tofu is lightly browned. Remove from heat. Add Orzo pasta and mix well.

Toss pasta mix with dressing.  Transfer to serving bowl. Sprinkle peanuts over top and serve. Serves 4-6


Gotta Love Garlic!!!!

by on Jun. 9, 2009 at 3:50 PM
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