Lemon Risotto

READY IN: 25mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • Sautee onion in butter until soft.
  • Stir in lemon zest.
  • Add rice to onion mixture.
  • Stir well to coat all grains of rice.
  • Adjust heat to low-medium.
  • Add 1/2 cup of broth plus 2 Tbsp lemon juice.
  • Broth should simmer, reduce and thicken.
  • Add another 1/2 cup of broth.
  • Stir until absorbed.
  • Add another 1/2 cup of broth and repeat process with remainder of broth and then water- 1/2 cup at a time.
  • If necessary, add more water.
  • When rice is done (tender but not mushy), remove from heat and stir in parmesan cheese and parsley.
  • Season with salt, pepper and the remainder of lemon juice.
  • Serve with grated parmesan on top.
Advertisement