Mitsides Orzo Rice Shaped Pasta 500G


Code INDM128

Orzo is a type of short-cut pasta in the shape of long grain rice. Mitsides orzo is made in Cyprus from 100% durum wheat semolina. It can be used in soups, salads, pilafs, casseroles and more. Orzo is also high in protein, offering around 7 grams per half cup.

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Product Information
  • High in protein
  • Cooks in 15 mins
  • 100% Durum wheat semolina
  • Versatile, can be used in a variety of dishes
  • Made in Cyprus
  • No additives or preservatives
Ingredients & Nutritional Information

Durum wheat semolina, water. 

Allergens: Wheat. May contain traces of egg.

Energy: 1492KJ /352Kcal
Fat: 1,2g (of which saturated: 0,7g)
Carbohydrate: 70,0g (of which sugars: 2,8g)
Fibre: 2,3g
Protein: 13,6g
Salt: 0,008g
How to Use Product

Add pasta to a pot of boiling salted water (1 litre per every 100g) and boil for 14-16 mins, stirring occasionally, with the lid open. Store in a cool and dry place.

Orzo with Pesto and Rocket recipe by Mitsides


  1. 1 pack Mitsides Orzo
  2. 5-6 cups chicken/vegetable stock
  3. ½ cup white wine

For the pesto:

  • 4 cups rocket leaves (Cypriot arugula)
  • 1 cup. olive oil
  • ¼ cup pine nuts, toasted
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • ½ teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt and pepper


  1. In a large deep pan heat a little olive oil and add the orzo.  After, 2-3 minutes, add the white wine and when it evaporates add the stock, salt and pepper and let the orzo cook, adding extra water if needed.
  2. Meanwhile, in a food processor put all ingredients for the pesto and mix until the pesto is created. Add salt, pepper or lemon, according to taste.
  3. When the pasta is ready, add 4-5 tablespoons of the pesto and mix well.
    Serve, adding 1 to 2 tablespoons pesto over each dish. Sprinkle with grated parmesan and fresh ground pepper.

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