spinach risotto

Try this delicious spinach recipe.

Ingredients

  • 200g spinach 150ml water
  • 1 glass dry white wine 400ml vegetable stock
  • 150g butter 1 onion
  • 325g Arborio rice 125g ricotta cheese
  • 25g parmesan * 50g pine nuts

Method

Put the water in a saucepan and bring to the boil. Plunge the spinach into the boiling water for 2 minutes. Drain the spinach well, keeping the liquid, and chop spinach finely. Mix the cooking water with the stock and white wine and keep warm. Melt half the butter in a large, heavy pan, fry onions for five minutes until soft and transparent. Add rice and pine nuts and stir very well. Add some liquid, stirring until the rice has absorbed the liquid, add more stock, continue adding stock until it has reached the consistency desired, the rice should be al dente (which means to bite), about twenty minutes. Stir in the spinach, butter, seasoning, ricotta, Parmesan and serve.

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