Lorena Garcia's Homemade Risotto Topped with Caramelized Apricots Recipe - Allrecipes.com
  • READY IN 37 mins

Lorena Garcia's Homemade Risotto Topped with Caramelized Apricots

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"This dish satisfies with the comforts of warm salty sweet. Serve it for brunch or on the side with roasted meats."

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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    27 mins
  • READY IN

    37 mins

Directions

  1. Heat olive oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat; add garlic and shallots. Cook, stirring constantly, for 3 minutes or until shallots are translucent.
  2. Stir in rice and chicken broth; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; simmer covered for 20-22 minutes (stirring occasionally) or until rice is tender but still firm to the bite. Remove from heat; stir in cheese and butter.
  3. Combine apricots, water, SPLENDA® Sugar Blend for Baking, and lemon juice in a small saucepan; bring to a boil over high heat. Stir in the butter and cook uncovered for 5 minutes or until apricots are softened and the juices begin to brown.
  4. Divide risotto among 8 shallow serving bowls; top evenly with apricots and walnuts. Garnish with basil and cheese.
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Footnotes

  • Serving Size: 1/2 cup risotto
  • Arborio is a variety of Italian rice that gives risotto its creamy texture. If it is unavailable, use any short-grain rice.
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 290 kcal
  • 15%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 29.5 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 21 mg
  • 7%
  • Fat
  • 14.5 g
  • 22%
  • Fiber
  • 1.2 g
  • 5%
  • Protein
  • 10.1 g
  • 20%
  • Sodium
  • 327 mg
  • 13%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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