Recipe

Truffle Risotto

  • Yield: 8 to 10 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 cup chopped onions, (1/2 medium)
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon white pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 pound risotto
  • 6 cups Chicken Stock
  • 1 teaspoon chopped garlic
  • 2 cups chopped assorted wild mushrooms, such as shiitake, chanterelles, or oysters (about 1 pound)
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano
  • 3 tablespoons chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons white truffle oil

Directions

  • Heat the olive oil in a large saute pan over medium heat. Add the onions, salt, white pepper, and black pepper. Saute for about 3 minutes, or until onions are slightly soft. Add the stock and garlic. Bring the mixture to a boil and simmer for about 6 minutes. Add the risotto and simmer for 10 minutes, stirring constantly. Add the mushrooms and continue to simmer for about 8 minutes, stirring constantly, or until the mixture is creamy and bubbly. Add the butter, cream, cheese, green onions and truffle oil. Simmer for 2 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat and serve.