Beef Kabobs with Parmesan Orzo
These colorful kabobs pair beautifully with the accompanying Parmesan orzo.
- 1 lb boneless beef top sirloin steak, cut 1 inch thick
- 2 red or yellow bell peppers, cut into 1-inch pieces
- 1 Tbs chopped fresh basil or 1 teaspoon dried basil
- 1 Tbs prepared Italian dressing
- 2 large cloves garlic, minced
- Parmesan Orzo:1 cup uncooked orzo pasta, cooked
- 2 to 3 Tbs chopped fresh basil or parsley
- 2 Tbs shredded Parmesan cheese
- 2 tsp olive oil
- Soak eight 8-inch bamboo skewers in water 10 minutes.
- Cut beef steak into 1-1/4-inch pieces. Toss beef and bell peppers with 1 tablespoon basil, dressing and garlic in large bowl. Alternately thread beef and peppers onto skewers.
- Toss orzo ingredients in medium bowl; keep warm.
- Place kabobs on grid over medium, ash-covered coals. Grill, uncovered, about 8 to 10 minutes for medium rare to medium doneness, turning occasionally. Serve with orzo.
Recipe courtesy of the National Cattleman’s Beef Association
Calories from Fat 193 (43%)
(32%)Total Fat 21g
(38%)Saturated Fat 8g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 9g
Total Carbohydrate 35g
(9%)Dietary Fiber 2g
Sugar Alcohols 0g
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