Caprese Orzo Salad

Caprese Orzo Salad

Caprese Orzo Salad is a vibrant summer pasta salad featuring juicy tomatoes, creamy balls of mozzarella, and ribbons of fresh basil, all topped off with a flavorful balsamic vinaigrette!

Ingredients

  • 1 cup (7-ounces) dry orzo
  • 8 ounces fresh (water-packed) mozzarella pearls ("perline," or tiny balls)
  • 1 pint grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1 (1/2-ounce) bunch fresh basil, sliced in a chiffonade
  • For the Dressing:
  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/4 cup balsamic vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper, to taste
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