Broccoli and Cheese Orzo

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One thing that I struggle with the most is side dishes! I wanted something easy and healthy that my kids would love and this dish fit the bill! I cut up the broccoli small enough that my kids didn’t even notice . . . which is a win in my book!

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Ramen Noodle Oriental Chicken Salad Recipe
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  • Dressing:
  • 3/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 4 1/2 Tablespoons seasoned rice vinegar
  • 4 1/2 Tablespoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • Salad:
  • 2 -3 chicken breasts, cooked and shredded
  • 1 head cabbage, chopped
  • 1 bunch green onion, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup sunflower seeds
  • 3 Tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 (2 1/2 ounce) package slivered almonds
  • 2 packages Top Ramen noodles, crushed into small pieces


  1. In a small bowl, whisk together vegetable oil, rice vinegar, sugar, salt and pepper. Cover and store in fridge until before serving. In a large bowl, combine cooked chicken, cabbage and sunflower seeds; set aside. In a pan over medium heat, warm up vegetable oil. Add Top Ramen noodles (without flavor packets) and cook until slightly brown. Add slivered almonds and continue stirring over heat until golden brown. Once cool, add ramen mixture to the cabbage mixture and stir to combine. Add dressing and toss to coat before serving to avoid the noodles getting soggy.

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Recipe source: Iowa Girl Eats

Looking for more side dish ideas? Try these:
Skillet Red Potatoes
Easy Blender Salsa
Baked Butternut Squash
Cheesy Pull Apart Garlic Bread
Crispy Zucchini Fries

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