Asked by: Khadouj Arronte
asked in category: General Last Updated: 1st May, 2020

What can you pair with risotto?

7 Additions That Make Risotto a Complete Meal
  • Roasted Shrimp.
  • Beans.
  • Crispy Chicken Thighs.
  • Cooked Sausage.
  • Fried or Poached Eggs.
  • Ricotta.
  • Seared Scallops.

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Simply so, what goes well with risotto?

What Goes Well with Risotto: 13 Juicy Side Dishes

  • SEARED SCALLOPS.
  • SPINACH PESTO WITH ALMONDS AND FETA.
  • SAUTEED MUSHROOMS.
  • GREEN SALAD WITH LEMON VINAIGRETTE.
  • PARMESAN GARLIC ROASTED GREEN BEANS.
  • FRESH PEA AND MINT SOUP.
  • ASPARAGUS WITH POACHED EGGS.
  • CAPRESE SALAD.

Subsequently, question is, what meat goes well with mushroom risotto? Mushroom risotto on it's own is a winner but adding succulent pork fillet (or tenderloin) cooked with garlic and fragrant rosemary just takes it up a notch. You could easily swap the pork out for beef fillet or even chicken breasts, if you were that way inclined.

Beside above, what goes well with mushroom risotto?

Throw some greens on the side and toss in some tomatoes or something for some good color. Sliced tomatoes with a drizzle of oil and salt. I tend to serve my mushroom risotto with spinach salad, top with a raspberry vinaigrette and some walnuts/pecans.

  • Dry red wine.
  • Super-hard cheese.
  • More mushroom risotto. Repeat.

Is risotto a side dish?

Like the best northern Italian dishes, risotto is elegant and simple, but there are a few tricks to getting it right. First, always use Italian short- grain rice like arborio or vialone; nothing else will do as a substitute. The following dishes are good as a first course or as a side dish with chicken, lamb or veal.

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