Risotto is a dish that is intrinsically Italian. But unlike pasta or pizza, risotto is that one Italian dish that is either met with trepidation by people who cook and or is improperly done if the fear of cooking it is eventually overcome.
Risotto is rice dish that is made with a specific type of rice – Arborio, Carnaroli or Vialone Nano. These rice grains have a lot of starch content and is able to absorb an amazing amount of liquid without breaking down or turning into mush. [Read more…]