Buffalo Chicken RisottoUser Submitted Recipe
Buffalo Chicken Risotto
4 1/2 C low sodium chicken broth
1 T chicken bouillon granules
3/4 C Frank’s hot sauce
2 T honey
1 T Worcestershire sauce
1/2 C minced celery
1/2 C minced onion
2 T unsalted butter
1 C Arborio rice
1/2 C lager beer
2 C cooked chicken, cubed
1/3 C blue cheese crumbles
Combine broth, hot sauce, honey and Worcestershire in a saucepan over medium heat.
In another sauce pan, brown the rice with butter for 3-5 minutes. Deglaze with beer.
Add the broth mixture 1/2 cup at a time and simmer each time until it is absorbed.
Simmer until rice is cooked.
Sweat the celery, onion in butter in another pan. Add the chicken to the veggies.
Once chicken and veggies are heated through add to the cooked rice mixture.
Stir in the blue cheese crumbles just before serving.
*Note: try to make this with orzo pasta for a cold pasta salad.