Ina Garten’s Shrimp and Orzo Pasta Salad

Ina Garten’s Shrimp and Orzo Pasta Salad

When it comes to the best noodle shape for pasta salad, orzo reigns supreme. The rest of the ingredients can vary depending on the vibe, the season, and your palate. For a fresh, light, herb-forward take, try this Shrimp and Orzo salad inspired by Ina Garten’s famous roasted shrimp and orzo recipe.

This perfect sunny day orzo pasta salad combines vibrant, fresh ingredients including cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, red onions, and shrimp. Dressed in a light lemon juice mixture, this salad offers the perfect balance of tanginess and herbaceous undertones. Whether served as a satisfying main course or a delightful side dish, this shrimp and orzo pasta salad promises a fusion of Mediterranean-inspired flavors ideal for both relaxed gatherings and light, refreshing meals.

Though the base of the salad is packed with flavor, the star of the show here is the shrimp. The light and bright flavors of the orzo pasta salad lend themselves perfectly to showcasing the delicate seafood flavor of perfectly cooked shrimp. In a recipe like this, the quality of the shrimp really shines.

Thanks to advanced aquaculture and responsible handling, Prime Shrimp has improved taste and texture compared to other farm-raised shrimp on the market today. There’s nothing to hide, nothing to work around, nothing to bury or mask. It’s just good shrimp.

 And it's the perfect protein for light and simple recipes like this Shrimp and Orzo salad inspired by Ina Garten's roasted shrimp and orzo recipe.