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Risotto with Shrimp & Peas Recipe

Looking for an easy Risotto with shrimp & peas recipe? Learn how to make Risotto with shrimp & peas using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by furrrball

Makes 4 servings



Risotto is delicious and filling but only enjoyable if you aren't rushed to make it. The dish can be stretched by adding ingredients like artichokes, or any seafood or vegetable.

Recipe Ingredients for Risotto with shrimp & peas

1 cup frozen baby peas
10 2/3 ounces shrimp (frozen raw , peeled)
2/3 cups lemon, juiced (optional)
4 cups chicken stock
2 teaspoons olive oil
1 1/3 medium onions, finely chopped
1 1/3 cloves garlic, finely chopped
3 stalks celery, finely chopped
1 1/3 cups arborio rice
1 salt and pepper
1/3 cup butter
1/3 cup grated parmesan cheese

Recipe Directions for Risotto with shrimp & peas

  1. Heat stock.

  2. In a separate fry pan heat the olive oil.

  3. Add onion, garlic and celery and slowly fry for about 3 minutes.

  4. Add rice to veggies Season with s& p and turn up the heat.

  5. As the rice begins to fry, stir it.

  6. After a minute it will look slightly translucent Add your first ladle of hot stock and a 1/8 tsp.

  7. salt.

  8. Turn down the heat to a simmer.

  9. Keep adding ladles of stock for 15 minutes, stirring and allowing liquid to be absorbed before adding the next.

  10. Add stock until the rice is soft but firm Remove from the heat.

  11. Add butter and Parmesan Stir gently.

  12. Place lid on pan and allow to sit for 2 to 3 minutes.

  13. Add shrimp and peas and simmer for 1 minute.

  14. S& P to taste Serve with a bit of olive oil drizzled over the top.

Categories

Brunch, Main Dish, Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 532.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
575
Calories from Fat
202
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
22.5g
35%
Saturated Fat
10.0g
50%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
195mg
65%
Sodium
1908mg
79%
Potassium
452mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
65.1g
22%
Dietary Fiber
5.3g
21%
Sugars
5.5g
Protein
27.5g
Vitamin A 21% Vitamin C 63%
Calcium 18% Iron 24%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • High in sodium
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