Orzo Salad

Orzo is wonderful pasta to use when you want a lighter meal.  It also works very nicely with wheat berries.


1 pkg. whole wheat orzo
1 ½ cups of wheat berries
½ small head cauliflower cut in florets
1 bunch broccoli cut in florets
½ small red onion, diced
2 cups halved grape or cherry tomatoes
2 cloves garlic
1 t. dried oregano
3 T. white balsamic vinegar
2 T. Dijon mustard
1 T. honey
Salt & pepper to taste


Prepare the orzo and wheat berries according to package directions. 

In a small mixing bowl whisk together the balsamic vinegar, garlic, oregano, Dijon mustard and honey.  Set aside.

In a large salad bowl combine, orzo, wheat berries, cauliflower, broccoli, red onion and cherry tomatoes.  Pour vinaigrette over the salad and mix well.  Serve with fresh grapes and whole wheat baguette.