Spinach Orzo Salad

This is probably one of the easiest salads to make. When you're in a time crunch and out of ideas..this is a great option.


1 cup of whole wheat orzo
Pinch of salt
1 tbsp. of dried basil
2-3 handfuls of fresh spinach
handful of cherry tomatoes
handful of nuts (pine nuts/ cashews)
2 tbsp. of balsamic vinaigrette 


1) Cook orzo according to package instructions with a bit of salt and dried basil. Drain orzo.

2) In a bowl, gather the spinach, tomatoes and nuts.

3) When orzo is done cooking, mix orzo and vinaigrette into the bowl.