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Chestnut Risotto

 
This recipe is vegetarian.vegetarian
This recipe can be made gluten free by choosing gluten-free versions of basic ingredients commonly found in supermarkets or online.gluten-free
This recipe can be made completely dairy-free.dairy-free
 
One serving costs about $2.2

$2.20 per serving

1 people like this recipe

1 likes

This recipe is ready in 45 minutes

Ready in 45 minutes

4 vegetarian,gluten-free,dairy-free,gluten free,dairy free,lacto ovo vegetarian side dish Mediterranean,Italian,European
spoonacular Score:74%

Spoonacular Score: 74%

 

If you want to add more Mediterranean recipes to your repertoire, Chestnut Risotto might be a recipe you should try. This recipe serves 4 and costs $2.2 per serving. One serving contains 580 calories, 12g of protein, and 21g of fat. It works well as a side dish. This recipe from Foodista has 1 fans. From preparation to the plate, this recipe takes about about 45 minutes. If you have chicken stock, olive oil, salt, and a few other ingredients on hand, you can make it. It is a good option if you're following a gluten free, dairy free, and lacto ovo vegetarian diet. Taking all factors into account, this recipe earns a spoonacular score of 73%, which is solid. If you like this recipe, you might also like recipes such as Chestnut & butternut risotto, Chestnut Mushroom Vegan Risotto, and Chestnut Risotto with Butternut Squash.

Chianti, Trebbiano, and Verdicchio are great choices for Risotto. Italians know food and they know wine. Trebbiano and Verdicchio are Italian white wines that pair well with fish and white meat, while Chianti is a great Italian red for heavier, bolder dishes. One wine you could try is Antinori Badian a Passignano Chianti Classico Gran Selezione. It has 4.6 out of 5 stars and a bottle costs about 60 dollars.

Antinori Badia a Passignano Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

An intense ruby red in color, the wine shows aromas both of fruit and the typical sensations of oak, which fuse harmonically and offer as well balsamic and graphite notes on the nose. The palate is rich, with supple and balanced tannins along with the vibrant freshness typical of Sangiovese. The finish and aftertaste are of notable persistence and repeat the notes of berry fruit first felt on the nose.

» Get this wine on Wine.com

Ingredients

Servings:
7.06 oz
7.06 oz chestnuts
chestnuts
1
1  onion
onion
2
2  garlic cloves
garlic cloves
8.82 oz
8.82 oz arborio rice
arborio rice
5 Tbsps
5 Tbsps olive oil
olive oil
1.07 qt
1.07 qt chicken stock
chicken stock
some
some salt
salt
2
2  bay leaves
bay leaves
some
some spring onion
spring onion
7.06 oz chestnuts
7.06 oz
chestnuts
1  onion
1
onion
2  garlic cloves
2
garlic cloves
8.82 oz arborio rice
8.82 oz
arborio rice
5 Tbsps olive oil
5 Tbsps
olive oil
1.07 qt chicken stock
1.07 qt
chicken stock
some salt
some
salt
2  bay leaves
2
bay leaves
some spring onion
some
spring onion
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Equipment

frying pan
frying pan
ladle
ladle
frying pan
frying pan
ladle
ladle


Instructions

In a large skillet heat up oil, add garlic and onions; saut for 3 minutes then add mushrooms and continue for further 5 minutes. Add bay leaves. Stir in rice. Add vegetable or chicken stock, one ladle at a time. Simmer until liquid has been absorbed; dont forget to stir to avoid sticking. Continue to add the stock in this way, until all the stock has been absorbed and the rice cooked. Season with salt and pepper. Sprinkle with chopped spring onion.

Read the detailed instructions on Foodista.com – The Cooking Encyclopedia Everyone Can Edit

Price Breakdown

Cost per Serving: $2.21
Ingredient
200 grams chestnuts
1 onion
2 garlic cloves
250 grams arborio rice
5 tablespoons olive oil
1 liter chicken stock
2 bay leaves
some spring onion
Price
$2.43
$0.24
$0.13
$1.88
$0.83
$3.26
$0.04
$0.04
$8.85
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Nutritional Information

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580k Calories
11g Protein
21g Total Fat
83g Carbs
31% Health Score
Limit These
Calories
580k
29%

Fat
21g
33%

  Saturated Fat
3g
21%

Carbohydrates
83g
28%

  Sugar
5g
6%

Cholesterol
7mg
3%

Sodium
409mg
18%

Get Enough Of These
Protein
11g
23%

Folate
192µg
48%

Manganese
0.88mg
44%

Vitamin B3
7mg
36%

Vitamin B1
0.53mg
35%

Vitamin C
23mg
28%

Copper
0.49mg
25%

Vitamin B6
0.49mg
24%

Selenium
15µg
22%

Iron
3mg
21%

Vitamin E
2mg
17%

Potassium
602mg
17%

Phosphorus
156mg
16%

Vitamin B2
0.26mg
15%

Vitamin K
14µg
14%

Vitamin B5
1mg
11%

Magnesium
42mg
11%

Fiber
2g
9%

Zinc
1mg
9%

Calcium
29mg
3%

covered percent of daily need

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