Tag Archives: Arborio rice

Roasted garlic risotto with fillet steak

When I saw James Martin make this dish on his new cookery road trip TV series set in the USA, I just had to make it! The risotto is a standard white risotto recipe but the addition of golden, roasted … Continue reading

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Porcini and smoked bacon risotto

I love trying a new ingredient and seeing what culinary magic I can make with it. This week, I bought a jar of Porcini Mushroom Paste from the Waitrose Cooks’ Ingredients range (£2.49 for a 90g jar). A couple of … Continue reading

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Pea and ham risotto

What makes a great risotto? The secret to a great risotto (apart from the 20 minutes of patience it takes to stir it) is the stock and using good quality rice such as Arborio or Carnaroli. If you don’t have … Continue reading

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