Shrimp & Asparagus Risotto Recipe

Looking for an easy Shrimp & Asparagus Risotto recipe? Learn how to make Shrimp & Asparagus Risotto using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kimjarcher

Makes 12 servings



from Olive Garden! Can be made Vegetarian! Just add whatever you'd like, mushrooms, etc.

Recipe Ingredients for Shrimp & Asparagus Risotto

8 cups chicken broth
2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
3 cups Arborio rice
1/2 cup dry white wine
1/2 lb fresh asparagus spears
25 large shrimp
1/2 cup butter
1 cup Parmesan cheese
1 pinch salt
1 pinch pepper
1 cup chopped tomatoes
1/2 cup red onion
1 cup portabella mushrooms

Recipe Directions for Shrimp & Asparagus Risotto

  1. bring broth to a boil in large pot

  2. in large pan melt butter and saute onion until translucent

  3. add rice to pan and cook for 3 minutes

  4. add white wine and stir until absorbed

  5. slowly start adding the chicken broth, about 1/2 cup at a time, and stir to keep from sticking

  6. allow rice to absorb broth then add more (until you've added 4 cups)

  7. in remaining broth boil shrimp and asparagus until shrimp are cooked (or if using frozen shrimp, until warmed through)

  8. Add shrimp and asparagus to pan

  9. keep adding broth until desired creaminess and rice is cooked

  10. add butter and parmesan

  11. garnish with diced tomatoes

  12. serve and enjoy!

Categories

Rice, Seafood, Main Dish, Italian, Boil, Saute, Simmer, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 290.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
350
Calories from Fat
122
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
13.6g
21%
Saturated Fat
7.0g
35%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
50mg
17%
Sodium
733mg
31%
Potassium
326mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
41.1g
14%
Dietary Fiber
2.0g
8%
Sugars
1.6g
Protein
12.8g
Vitamin A 11% Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 12% Iron 11%
* 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
C-
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • Contains alcohol
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