Chicken and Shrimp Orzo Paella Recipe

overhead shot of Chicken and Shrimp Orzo Paella on a white plate

My Chicken and Shrimp Orzo Paella could be on your dinner table tonight. Its easy to make, healthy and delicious! So what are you waiting for? The combination of these flavors with a subtle hint of saffron, the smokiness of the paprika, and the hint of oregano add a lot to this dish. And the holy trinity of veggies, onions, peppers, and celery pairedwith garlic and tomatoes make it even more delicious! What Ingredients do you need to make Orzo Paella? Lets start by gathering our ingredients for my Shrimp and Chicken Orzo Paella. In chef speak this is called the mise en place. All you need is a few ingredients and youre ready to get cooking. I did add clams to my version and forgot to add them to this pic, but they are optional. How do I cook Orzo Paella? You can personalize this dish using just chicken and adding sausage. Including more seafood as I did with the clams is also a goodoption. You can also substitute the Orzo with Whole Wheat Orzo, white or Brown Rice or any of your favorite grains. I hope you enjoyed this not so classical orzo paella recipe. Its one of my Restaurant Style Dishes that you can prepare faster than picking up takeout in your own home tonight at a fraction of the cost of dining out at your favorite restaurant. What is Orzo? My friends are always asking me what is Orzo? Orzo (also known as risoni)is a form...

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