Gourmet Mushroom Risotto | Elegant Entree
Picture this: a creamy, luxurious mushroom risotto that’s as elegant as it is comforting. Our Gourmet Mushroom Risotto is a culinary masterpiece that’s perfect for any special occasion or a cozy dinner at home.
This dish combines the earthy flavors of assorted mushrooms with the rich, creamy goodness of Arborio rice. It’s a harmonious symphony of tastes and textures that will leave your taste buds singing.
- 2 cups Arborio rice
- 1 pound mixed mushrooms (shiitake, cremini, and oyster), sliced
- 4 cups vegetable broth, kept warm
- 1 cup dry white wine
- 1 onion, finely chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Fresh parsley, chopped (for garnish)
- Heat the olive oil and 1 tablespoon of butter in a large pan over medium heat.
- Add the chopped onion and garlic and sauté until translucent.
- Add the sliced mushrooms and cook until they start to brown. Remove a few for garnish if desired.
- Stir in the Arborio rice and cook for a couple of minutes until translucent around the edges.
- Pour in the white wine and stir until it’s mostly absorbed by the rice.
- Begin adding the warm vegetable broth, one ladleful at a time, stirring frequently until each addition is absorbed.
- Continue this process until the rice is creamy and cooked al dente. It should take about 18-20 minutes.
- Stir in the grated Parmesan cheese and the remaining tablespoon of butter.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Serve the risotto hot, garnished with sautéed mushrooms and fresh parsley.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Indulge in the richness of this Gourmet Mushroom Risotto, a decadent dish that elevates the humble mushroom to new heights.
Nutritional information: Calories – 350, Fat – 12g, Carbohydrates – 50g, Protein – 10g
Picture yourself savoring each creamy spoonful of this risotto, with the savory mushrooms and Parmesan cheese dancing on your palate. Whether you’re hosting a dinner party or simply treating yourself to something special, our Gourmet Mushroom Risotto is the perfect choice.
So why wait? Impress your guests or enjoy a gourmet meal at home with this elegant mushroom risotto recipe. Elevate your dining experience today!