Orzo Pasta with Prawns

Categories: Pasta

Serves: 4 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 10 minutes



  • 225g orzo pasta
  • 3 tbsp + 1/2 tsp Filippo Berio Classico Olive Oil, divided
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 500g small shell on prawns, shelled and deveined
  • 1 1/2 tomatoes, chopped
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh coriander
  • 2 tbsp chopped fresh parsley
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 50g feta cheese, crumbled
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions until al dente. Drain and toss with 1/2 tsp olive oil; set aside.
  2. Heat remaining olive oil in large skillet over medium heat until hot. Add garlic; cook, stirring, for 2 to 3 minutes or until golden. Add prawns; cook, stirring, for 3 to 5 minutes or just until prawns are opaque (do not overcook).
  3. Stir in pasta. Add tomatoes, coriander, parsley and lemon juice. Sprinkle with feta cheese. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Cook with:

Classico Olive Oil

This versatile all-purpose Olive Oil is excellent for sautéing, grilling and roasting or as a base for sauces. It's ideal with everything from meat and poultry to your favourite vegetables.

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