Instant Pot Orzo   

Lynn's Way of Life

This Instant Pot Orzo is cooked to perfection in just two minutes! Add this orzo to any weeknight dinner for a satisfying meal! Serve this orzo as is or top it with your favorite sauce.


Toast the Orzo


Set the Instant Pot to "Saute". Add the olive oil and orzo. Cook for 2 minutes.

Add the broth


Add the broth and salt to the Instant Pot. Cover the Instant Pot and set the cook time to 2 minutes on high pressure.

Release the Pressure


When the cooking is done, immediately quick release the pressure.



Stir the orzo with a wooden spoon to get any stuck bits off the bottom of the pot.

Let the orzo sit


Close the lid of the Instant pot and turn it off. Let it sit for 3 minutes until all the liquid is absorbed by the orzo.

Serve and Enjoy!


Add the parmesan cheese and lemon zest to the orzo and stir. Serve immediately.

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Enjoy! - Lynn

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