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- 16 string beans
- 1 cup orzo pasta
- 1/2 cup feta cheese
- 1/2 cup chopped fennel
- 1/2 cup chopped seedless cucumber
- 2 tablespoons chopped dill
FOR THE DRESSING
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
- 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
- 1/4 cup finely chopped dill,
- 1/3 cup olive oil
- Salt and pepper
- Cook string beans in a large saucepan of salted boiling water until slightly tender, about 2 minutes. Using a slotted spoon, transfer the beans to a bowl of ice water, this is to stop them from cooking. Once they are cool, remove, and drain.
- Cut the beans into bit sized pieces, about ½’’.
- Add the orzo to the water the string beans were cooked in and cook according to directions on box, about 9 minutes. When cooked, strain and set aside to cool.
- Mix together the orzo, feta, string beans, fennel, cucumber and dill. Season to taste.
- Combine the lemon juice, vinegar, and dill. Slowly whisk in the olive oil. Season with salt and pepper. Then mix in with the pasta salad.