Recipe: Basic Risotto
Try this classic Italian rice dish for dinner today.
4 T Olive oil
1 c Onion; yellow minced
2 c Rice;Arborio
6 c Chicken broth;homemade pref
4 t Salt
2 ds Pepper
Parmesan cheese -freshly grated
Heat butter and oil in 14"X11"x2" dish or large casserole dish, uncovered at High for 2 minutes.
Add onions and stir to coat. Cook, uncovered at high for 4 minutes. Add rice and stir to coat. Cook, uncovered for 4 minutes more. Stir in broth (homemade is best; it has the best flavour).
Cook, uncovered for 12 minutes more. Remove from oven. Let stand uncovered for 5 minutes, to let rice absorb remaining liquid, stirring several times. Stir in salt, pepper and Parmesan if desired.