Tag Archives: Risotto

RISOTTO WITH RED PESTO, SUNDRIED TOMATOES AND KALE

I was emailing someone about risotto recipes recently (you know who you are if you’re reading this), and it got me craving a bowl of the good stuff. As I’ve mentioned before, I cook risottos pretty often.  They’re so versatile – I don’t think I could ever get bored of them.  This version works really well, with the […]

SAFFFRON & SMOKED GARLIC RISOTTO WITH WILTED SPINACH AND POACHED EGG

We love a good risotto in this house, and I’ve got into the habit of making them regularly.  Before I first tried making one, I’d always assumed they were hard to get right.  Now I know the truth – once you get the basic technique down (read: stirring without getting distracted and leaving the kitchen) they become simplicity […]

CHESTNUT MUSHROOM, BEETROOT TOP & STILTON RISOTTO

Early last summer, I cooked my first ever risotto, and pledged to get good at the dish.  For some reason, although I love rice, it wasn’t something that I ever made at home – instead, one of those dishes that I’d pick on a restaurant menu.  This rich, indulgent version is packed full of veg and has […]