Saffron And Mussel RisottoFrom jo_jo_ba 6 years ago
- 1 garlic clove, minced shopping list
- 1 pound in-shell mussels, cleaned shopping list
- 1/4 tsp saffron shopping list
- 1 cup hot vegetable broth, plus additional as required shopping list
- 1 shallot, minced shopping list
- 1/2 medium onion, minced shopping list
- 2/3 cup arborio rice shopping list
- 1/2 cup dry white wine shopping list
- 1/4 tsp black pepper shopping list
- 1/4 cup fresh basil shopping list
How to make it
- In a fairly large saucepan, sweat the garlic with a little bit of water.
- Add the mussels and cover.
- As soon as the mussels have opened, remove from the heat and shell gently. Filter the juice, add saffron and vegetable stock and set it aside.
- Heat 1/4 cup water in another large saucepan.
- Add the shallot and onion, and cook 5 minutes.
- Add rice to shallot mixture and stir well. Cook 2 minutes.
- Add the white wine and cook, stirring, until all liquid is absorbed.
- Begin adding the filtered mussel mixture 1/4 cup at a time (while stirring constantly) until each addition evaporates.
- Stir in pepper, basil, and mussels.
- Serve immediately.
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