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Recipe - Pinch of Nom Cheesy fajita orzotto with garlic bread

Recipe - Pinch of Nom Cheesy Fajita Orzotto with Garlic Bread. Enjoy this delightful and budget-friendly recipe for Cheesy Fajita Orzotto from Pinch of Nom, with a twist using taco seasoning. It's a crowd-pleaser, especially when served with garlic bread for Jimmy and the kids!


  • Turkey mince, £2.49
  • 1/2 bag orzo, £0.82
  • 1 tablespoon tomato puree, £0.04
  • 2 stock cubes, £0.06
  • 2 peppers, £0.32
  • 2 onions, £0.12
  • Lemon, £0.12
  • Taco seasoning, £0.25
  • 1/2 bag grated cheese, £0.66
  • Garlic bread, £0.32

Total Cost: £5.20


  1. In a pan, cook turkey mince until browned and cooked through.
  2. Add finely diced peppers and onions to the pan and cook until softened.
  3. Stir in the taco seasoning, tomato puree, and orzo.
  4. Squeeze the juice of the lemon into the mix and crumble in the stock cubes.
  5. Add water gradually, stirring continuously until the orzo is cooked and the mixture is creamy.
  6. Sprinkle in the grated cheese and stir until melted.
  7. While the orzotto is cooking, prepare the garlic bread according to package instructions.
  8. Serve the Cheesy Fajita Orzotto with a side of garlic bread.

This budget-friendly and flavorful meal feeds 5 for £1.04 each. Feel free to customize the recipe by making your own seasoning mix and experimenting with different veggies. Enjoy your delicious orzotto dinner! 😊🍲🧀🙂

Recipe - Pinch of Nom Cheesy fajita orzotto