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Risotto Al Radicchio Trevisano (Risotto With Treviso Red Chicory)

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Introduction

A very good risotto with a slight bitter edge.....

A very good risotto with a slight bitter edge.....

Ingredients

Serves: 4

Metric Cups
  • 300 grams risotto rice (carnaroli or arborio)
  • 600 grams radicchio (di Trevsio aka treviso red chicory - finely cut into strips)
  • 100 grams butter
  • 100 grams bacon (cut into small pieces)
  • 1 onion (finely sliced)
  • 175 millilitres red wine
  • 1 bunch fresh parsley (a small bunch, chopped)
  • vegetable stock (or chicken stock)
  • parmesan cheese (grated)
  • salt
  • pepper
  • 11 ounces risotto rice (carnaroli or arborio)
  • 21 ounces radicchio (di Trevsio aka treviso red chicory - finely cut into strips)
  • 4 ounces butter
  • 4 ounces bacon (cut into small pieces)
  • 1 onion (finely sliced)
  • 6⅛ fluid ounce red wine
  • 1 bunch fresh parsley (a small bunch, chopped)
  • vegetable broth (or chicken stock)
  • parmesan cheese (grated)
  • salt
  • pepper

Method

Risotto Al Radicchio Trevisano (Risotto With Treviso Red Chicory) is a community recipe submitted by Community and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Put the onion in a heavy saucepan with half the butter and cook it until soft.
  • Add the bacon, cook for a couple of minutes then add the red chicory and parsley. Season and cook at low-medium heat for about 20 minutes.
  • In another pan melt the remaining butter, add the rice and stir until well coated with the butter. Cook, stirring with a wooden spoon until the rise is translucent and begins to stick to the bottom.
  • Pour the read wine, let it evaporate the add a ladleful of hot stock. Let the rice absorb it before adding another one. Keep on adding the stock gradually, stirring the rice, to moderate heat until the rice is cooked.
  • Add the red chicory, the parmesan, and stir the risotto until everything is well amalgamated.
  • Serve at once, with some more Parmesan if liked
  • Put the onion in a heavy saucepan with half the butter and cook it until soft.
  • Add the bacon, cook for a couple of minutes then add the red chicory and parsley. Season and cook at low-medium heat for about 20 minutes.
  • In another pan melt the remaining butter, add the rice and stir until well coated with the butter. Cook, stirring with a wooden spoon until the rise is translucent and begins to stick to the bottom.
  • Pour the read wine, let it evaporate the add a ladleful of hot stock. Let the rice absorb it before adding another one. Keep on adding the stock gradually, stirring the rice, to moderate heat until the rice is cooked.
  • Add the red chicory, the parmesan, and stir the risotto until everything is well amalgamated.
  • Serve at once, with some more Parmesan if liked
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