Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Yield 6 people

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 Onion finely chopped
  • 2 cloves Garlic minced
  • 1-1/2 cups Arborio Rice
  • 1/2 cup Dry White Wine
  • 4 1/2 cups Hot Vegetable Broth approx.
  • 1-1/2 cups Asparagus chopped
  • 1 cup Peas fresh
  • 1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese freshly grated
  • 2 tbsp Butter

Instructions

  • In a large saucepan, heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook stirring for about 5 minutes or until softened. Add rice; stir to coat for about 1 minute. Stir in wine until almost all is cooked in.
  • Using a ladle, pour in about 1 cup (250 mL) of the broth; increase heat to just above medium, but not quite medium high. Cook, stirring until most of liquid is evaporated. Continue this process for about 15 minutes using as much of the stock necessary.
  • Stir in asparagus and peas; cook for about 5 minutes, adding more broth if necessary. Cook rice until tender but firm, remove from heat. Stir in cheese and butter until melted and smooth.
Nutrition Facts
Asparagus and Pea Risotto
Serving Size
 
311 g
Amount per Serving
Calories
310
% Daily Value*
Fat
 
9
g
14
%
Saturated Fat
 
3
g
19
%
Cholesterol
 
10
mg
3
%
Sodium
 
140
mg
6
%
Carbohydrates
 
47
g
16
%
Sugar
 
4
g
4
%
Protein
 
6
g
12
%
Vitamin A
 
300
IU
6
%
Vitamin C
 
16.5
mg
20
%
Calcium
 
40
mg
4
%
Iron
 
1.1
mg
6
%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Tips & Notes

Recipe developed by Emily Richards

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