Summer Vegetable Orzo Pasta Salad

Summer Vegetable Orzo Pasta Salad

Summer Vegetable Orzo Pasta Salad is orzo pasta salad packed with corn, zucchini, heirloom cherry tomatoes, & fresh basil tossed in a red wine vinaigrette.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinager
  • 2 teaspoons pure maple syrup
  • 1 teaspoon dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon fresh lemon juice
  • ¼ cup plus 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • 8 ounces orzo pasta
  • ½ tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 large or 2 small zucchini, stems removed and cut lengthwise into ¼" thick strips
  • 8 ounces heirloom or regular cherry tomatoes, halved or quartered depending on size
  • ⅓ cup chopped red onion
  • 10 large fresh basil leaves, cut into chiffonade
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