cheesy broccoli orzo casserole

cut broccoli into florets

cut florets  into small pieces

finely chop the onion

mince the garlic

chop the bacon

heat oil in a skillet, add bacon

cook until golden brown and crispy

transfer to a plate, leaving the bacon grease in the skillet

add garlic and onion, cook until fragrant

add orzo, cook for 30 seconds

pour in chicken broth, bring to a boil

add spices, cover, simmer for 5 minutes

stir in broccoli

cover, simmer for 5 minutes more

when ready, stir in sour cream, cream and mozzarella

top with bacon

garnish with cheddar, black pepper and chiliflakes

transfer to the oven, bake 15-20 minutes