Definitions for "orzo"
Keywords:  pasta, barley, soup, rice, italian
Pasta shaped like pearls of barley; frequently prepared with lamb in Greek cuisine.
OHR-zoh] In Italian this means "barley," but it`s actually a tiny, rice-shaped pasta, slightly smaller than a pine nut. Orzo is ideal for soups and wonderful when served as a substitute for rice.
A tiny, rice-shaped pasta which is great in soups and can be used instead of rice.