Lemon Chicken Orzo

Lemon Chicken Orzo Charlie Approved
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  • Recipe Yield: 4

Take a break with this refreshing pasta and lemon chicken dish. Perfect for a summer lunch or dinner!


  • 2 pouches (2.6 oz. each) StarKist® Chicken Creations® Zesty Lemon Pepper
  • 2 cups cooked orzo
  • ½ cup diced tomatoes (or diced grape tomatoes)
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped scallions (green part)
  • ¼ cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 2 Tbsp. toasted pine nuts
  • 2 Tbsp. sliced fresh basil (chiffonade)


  • Place orzo in a medium bowl. Mix in Chicken Creations, tomatoes, scallions and feta cheese.
  • Refrigerate for 2 hours (or overnight)
  • Mix in pine nuts and basil just before serving.
Servings Per Container: 4 Serving Size: about ¾ cup
Amount Per Serving DV%*
Calories 260
Total Fat 7g 9%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 25mg 8%
Sodium 330mg 14%
Total Carbohydrate 37g 13%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Total Sugars 3g
Includes Added Sugars 1g 2%
Protein 12g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 54mg 4%
Iron 2mg 10%
Potassium 160mg 4%

*The % Daily Value tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.