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Chicken orzo

Ingredients

  • 1 medium sized chicken
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 cup manestra(orzo pasta)
  • 1-1/2 cups canned tomatoes
  • 3 cups boilng water
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. cut chicken into medium sized pieces
  2. boil 3 cups of water, then add pasta, boil until tender
  3. drain pasta and set aside
  4. put olive oil in a pan, and preheat
  5. brown chicken on both sides in pan
  6. add in tomato, onion and cinnamon
  7. add one cup of water
  8. put drained pasta into pan
  9. cover and cook over low heat for 10 minutes
  10. let stand before serving