Risotto alla Parmigiana – Family Recipe

As promised, this is the first of one of my traditional family recipes. This one was from my grandmother and mom, both authentic Italians. 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium onion, finely chopped 1 pound Arborio rice 6 cups chicken stock, hot 2 tablespoons butter 3 ounces Parmagiano Reggiano cheese, coarsely grated Heat the butter and oil in a large, straight−sided saute pan or saucepan. Add the onion, and saute until soft, without browning. Add the rice, and saute for 2 minutes until the rice is well−coated. Ladle 1/2 cup of stock into the rice, stirring … Continue reading Risotto alla Parmigiana – Family Recipe