Saffron Crawfish Risotto Recipe

This recipe is About.com Shrimp can be substituted for the crawfish.

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directions

  • Cook onions in butter in large skillet over medium-high heat until soft. Add rice and saffron; stir 2 to 3 minutes. Add wine; stir until absorbed.
  • Stir in 1 cup broth; cook, uncovered, stirring frequently, until broth is absorbed. Continue stirring and adding remaining 1 cup broth and 3 cups water, allowing each to be absorbed before adding another, until rice is tender and mixture has a creamy consistency. It will take approximately 25 to 30 minutes.
  • Stir in peas, crawfish, Parmesan cheese, salt, cream, lemon juice, and hot pepper sauce. Cook until risotto is thoroughly heated, about 2 minutes.
  • If crawfish is unavailable, substitute deveined medium shrimp.
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  1. Ck2plz
    This recipe is About.com Shrimp can be substituted for the crawfish.
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