Cooking Tools My Recipe Box My Pantry My Shopping List KitchenSync Find Recipes
Recipe Categories Appetizers Beverages Breads Breakfast Cookies Desserts Entrees For Baby Holiday Recipes Espresso Recipes Newlyweds Pasta Pastry Salad Sauces and Dressings Sides Soups Spice Mixes
RECIPES/Entrees
Saffron Risotto with Snow Peas - 4 Cups
INGREDIENTS
4½ cups (standard liquid measure) water
½ teaspoon saffron threads
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon unsalted butter
¼ cup minced carrot
¼ cup minced celery
¼ cup minced shallot
1½ cups (Rice Cooker) Arborio rice
6 tablespoons dry white vermouth or other dry white wine (not Chardonnay)
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1½ cups shredded snow peas
Instructions
Heat the water until simmering (may be done on stovetop or in microwave). Stir in saffron threads; reserve. Insert the cooking bowl in the Cuisinart® Rice Cooker/Steamer. Place the olive oil and butter in the bowl, cover and turn Rice Cooker on. Heat olive oil and butter for 1 minute. Add the minced carrot, celery and shallot. Cover and cook 2 minutes. Stir in Arborio rice; cover and cook 2 minutes. Stir in wine; cover and cook 3 minutes. Stir in saffron infused water and salt. Cover and cook until the Rice Cooker switches to Warm, about 28 to 29 minutes. Lift lid, stir with rice paddle and cover again, two or three times while cooking. Add snow peas to the Rice Cooker on top of the risotto; cover and let stand 5 minutes. Stir snow peas into risotto and transfer to a warm serving bowl. Serve immediately.
ADD PHOTO
RECIPE FACTS

Servings: Makes 4 cups (8 entrée servings or 12 side dish servings)

Nutritional information per serving

Nutritional information per serving (based on 12 servings):Calories 89 (32% from fat) • carb. 12g • pro. 2g • fat 3g • sat. fat 1g • chol. 4mg • sod. 190mg • calc. 21mg • fiber 1g

REVIEWS FROM THE COMMUNITY
Get Cooking! Recipe Contest

Think your recipe has what it takes to win? Let the Cuisinart culinary community be the judge. Enter our Get Cooking! contest and win a "Wake-up Those Taste Buds" Kitchen Collection!

ENTER CONTEST
COOKING TOOLS
Recipe Box, Pantry & Shopping List

Create a list based on all the ingredients you will need for your favorite recipes. Add ingredients, search recipes and manage your Shopping list. Its convenient, fun and so easy to use!

LEARN MORE
Cuisinart KitchenSync
Search for recipes, share them with friends or save them to your own Recipe Box. Watch videos or Keep track of your Pantry and manage you Shopping List. Available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire!
DOWNLOAD NOW
IMAGE DETAIL