Creamy Cacio e Pepe Orzo
"Cacio e pepe" is Italian for "cheese and pepper." So, you know what you're getting plenty of here. Creamy buttermilk provides a zing, and if you've never had a cacio e pepe-style dish before, this orzo rendition is a great introduction. (Warning: It may remind you of macaroni and cheese!)
EatingWell.com, February 2022
Credit: Photographer / Brie Passano Styling / Annie Probst / Holly Raibikis
Serving Size:1 scant cup
306 calories; protein 10g; carbohydrates 44g; dietary fiber 10g; sugars 2g; fat 10g; saturated fat 2g; mono fat 6g; poly fat 1g; trans fatty acid 1g; cholesterol 5mg; vitamin a iu 58IU; vitamin b3 niacin 1mg; vitamin c 2mg; vitamin d iu 1IU; vitamin e iu 1IU; folate 5mg; vitamin k 1mg; sodium 301mg; calcium 73mg; magnesium 6mg; phosphorus 54mg; potassium 71mg; omega 6 fatty acid 1g; niacin equivalents 1mg.