Find recipes for creamy chicken and mushroom risotto, a chicken curry risotto that uses leftover chicken, chicken and asparagus risotto and even a chicken and strawberry risotto!
Risotto is comfort food at its best, and you can ring the changes by adding almost any ingredients you have to hand. This one uses a selection of chicken, pancetta, leeks and courgettes.
Comfort food for those cold days.
Pearl barley is a good substitution for arborio rice in risotto.
This is a delicious use of leftover roast chicken, a treat for a Monday night supper! You may choose to roast your own chicken or buy it from the supermarket. A little grated cheese such as Parmesan or Pecorino Romano before serving is also a nice touch.
I had this Italian-Indian fusion dish at a pub and so thought I would give it a go myself. Easy and delicious. This recipe isn't that spicy so if you lke it hotter, add a little more tandoori paste at that step.
A wonderfully hearty risotto that is creamier than most. Makes a warming meal. See the footnotes for variations - such as mushroom instead of asparagus. Even my unadventurous and uber-carnivorous brother thinks it's delicious!
This is my version of Pumpkin Risotto. A very creamy risotto with feta melted through it. My whole family love this recipe and I get cheers from my kids when I tell them we are having it for dinner. You can use butternut squash instead of pumpkin, if desired.
Chicken and bacon are a match made in heaven, and the sweet taste of pumpkin really makes this dish come together nicely. The trick with risotto is to have all your ingredients prepared and ready, because you need to stir continuously from start to finish.
A deliciously filling risotto that has cooked chicken, red pepper, mushrooms and peas. Since it's made in the microwave, there's a lot less standing and stirring to do!
Cherry tomatoes and basil make a fantastic risotto, topped with a chicken breast for a great dinner treat.
This creamy risotto is easy to prepare, but makes an elegant satisfying dish for company with its colourful spinach and chunks of grilled chicken.
This is such an easy chicken, pumpkin and spinach risotto to make. A deliciously different meal that the entire family will love. If you have any leftover chicken in the fridge from a roast, this is a great way to use it.
Creamy risotto made with chicken, lardons, vermouth and pecorino. This delicate dish requires 20 minutes of undivided loving attention.
This is a unique risotto that also works equally well with scallops or prawns. It still tastes savoury, but it's lovely and creamy and makes a beautiful Valentine's day or special occasion starter. Give it a try!
A delicious, authentic Italian risotto with chicken and asparagus. Perfect with a glass of white wine!