Cheat's baked mushroom risotto

This method is a lot less effort to make, but as delicious.
 
recipe, vegetables, bake
Image by:
Recipe from: 14 August 2015
Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 25 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 30
    ml
    each butter and olive oil
  • 1
    onion, chopped
  • 250
    g
    mushroom, sliced
  • 350
    g
    arborio rice
  • 800
    ml
    hot vegetable stock
  • 80
    ml
    dry white wine (or use stock)
  • 50
    ml
    Parmesan cheese, grated, plus extra for serving
  • basil, to serve
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Preheat oven to 180°C.

Heat the butter and oil in a large frying pan. Add the onion and fry for two minutes. Add the mushrooms and fry for five minutes or until the mushrooms are cooked.

Add rice and stir for two minutes until it is coated in oil.

Pour into a large ovenproof dish. Pour in the hot stock and wine (if using) and season with salt and pepper. Cover the dish tightly with foil. Bake in the preheated oven for 20 to 25 minutes, or until the rice is cooked and all the liquid has been absorbed. Stir in the Parmesan and serve with extra Parmesan on the side and fresh basil.

Text and image source: Ideas magazine


To receive quick and convenient weekday recipes, join our Easy Weekday Meals mailing list, and for up-to-date trending food, restaurant and wine news subscribe to our Editor’s Weekly newsletter.


 

Read more on: recipe  |  vegetables  |  bake
 

NEXT ON FOOD24X
 
 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
 

Tip of the day

 
Selecting lamb
The meat should be a pinky red in colour with a layer of fat that is creamy white.
 

Find a recipe

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Restaurants

 
Review: Three Wise Monkeys in Sea Point

We try some ramen and poké bowls at Sea Point's newest Asian go-to.

  • Cubana (Claremont)
    The food was excellent. The service was shocking, management apathetic and the ambien...
  • Rcaffé restaurant
    Don't bother eating there. I have had it with the attitude. I don't like the fact t...
 

Find a restaurant

 
 
 
 
 
 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.