Risotto express with mushrooms and duck confit, parmesan and truffle oil
Mains, Risotto, Pasta and Rice
Delicious Italian flavors with a hint of white truffle oil.
IngredientsRecipe for 4 persons
For the risotto
For the mushrooms
- Olive oil
- Salt and pepper
Preparation time: 30 min
- Mise en place
In a stock pot, bring the broth to a boil, add your rice and cook 7 minutes. Once the rice has been pre-cooked, drain it, carefully keeping the broth. Spread the rice on a large tray or plate to stop the cooking. Chop the thyme, garlic and parsley. Thinly slice the onion as well as the mushrooms and grate the Parmesan. Shred the duck legs confit.
- Preparation for the risotto
In a pan with olive oil, sweat the onion until it is soft and translucent, add the thyme. Follow with the rice and the white wine and cook until it has absorbed completly. Cover with the broth (the cooking liquid of the rice) and cook until all the liquid is absorbed. Repeat the last step until the rice is cooked al dente. While cooking your risotto, in a hot pan with olive oil, cook garlic with mushrooms and cook 4-6 minutes until the mushrooms are browned and cooked. Add the duck confit to warm through. Remove from heat and add the parsley.
- To serve
Place the risotto in a bowl and add your parmesan and a white truffle oil drizzle. In a bowl, put two tablespoons of beautiful risotto, garnished with mushrooms and duck confit.
The risotto is the kind of dish that you can make endless variations upon, so don't be scared and try different substitutions you will suprise yourself.