Risotto Milanese

From the kitchen of Migros Saffron Package.

For 4 people

Ingredients

  • 2 cups Arborio rice
  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 1 onion
  • ½ cup dry white wine
  • 6-6.5 cups bouillon
  • 1 envelope saffron
  • grated parmesan
  • salt

Instructions

  1. Sauté the finely chopped onion in half the butter until golden.
  2. Add the rice and sauté until slightly golden.
  3. Add a little salt.
  4. Deglaze the pan with the white wine and slightly reduce over medium to medium-high heat.
  5. While constantly stirring, add the bouillon a little at a time, approximately cup by cup, and allow the liquid to partially absorb before adding more.
  6. Cook the rice to al dente (or more, to taste) and leave a little liquid remaining. Risotto should be neither soupy nor dry.
  7. Stir in the saffron just before the risotto is done.
  8. Add the parmesan, to taste, and remaining butter.

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