a dish of rice cooked with broth and flavored with grated cheese and other ingredients.
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How to use risotto in a sentence
A recent dinner found us tucking into risotto swollen with what tasted like a forest of porcini mushrooms, lamb ragu humming with red wine and rosemary, and pork tenderloin nearly upstaged by its roast potatoes and creamy borlotti beans.
Page Six says they dined on mussel soup, crayfish and artichoke risotto at a tony Venetian restaurant.Venice Wedding Bells for George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin? | Barbie Latza Nadeau | June 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Quinoa risotto I love risotto, but rarely eat it because I always feel so heavy and slow afterward.
Making it with quinoa instead of rice gives you the wonderful taste and comfort of risotto without all that starch.
Yes, it is unfair that we fight to have our recipe for risotto repinned while a “So what are you guys doing this morning?”Celebrity Rants! Courtney Love, Ashley Judd & More Stars Uncensored | Lizzie Skurnick | April 15, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Use this with Mulled Cider and Rum risotto and Floating Islands with Melted Chocolate Morsels (page 37).
Craven stretched his neck—they were both eating risotto alla Milanese!December Love | Robert Hichens
If you like, leave out the risotto and serve the veal with Espagnole sauce mixed with cooked peas and chopped truffle.The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste: | Mrs. W. G. Waters
Paolin and Puria, their hands clasped behind them, walked slowly towards the sideboard, lost in contemplation of the risotto pie.The Patriot | Antonio Fogazzaro
Her husband seized her uplifted arm, signed to her to sniff, and then blew into her wide open mouth the word: "risotto."The Patriot | Antonio Fogazzaro
After this a steaming risotto, with Scampe, somewhat resembling gigantic prawns.The Gourmet's Guide to Europe | Algernon Bastard
British Dictionary definitions for risotto
a dish of rice cooked in stock and served variously with tomatoes, cheese, chicken, etc
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