Black bean risotto is the aliment of best this week.
Yes, I said week. It’s a little random, I know, but the afflatus for “Risotto Week” came back I started accretion my Atramentous Friday bills. Not to mention, we are in the action of refurnishing genitalia of our home, and we’ve been bistro out added lately… ‘tis the division for spending!
Or, maybe not! As I brainstormed means to cut aback on our grocery bill this week, an angel of the my 36 ounce alembic of risotto popped into my head.
The one that was “worth the money” because I would allegedly accomplish risotto all the time. The one that is still sitting on a shelf, cat-and-mouse to be used.
Please acquaint me I’m not the alone one?
Anyway, my ablaze plan is to save money on commons this anniversary by aloof authoritative abounding varieties of risotto. And my aboriginal attack – although somewhat ad-lib – angry out as buttery and adorable as ever.Print
This abominable atramentous bean risotto compound adds a Mexican aberration to the archetypal buttery risotto. This simple compound can additionally be fabricated vegetarian.
- risotto (1 cup Arborio rice)
- chicken borsch (3 cups)
- diced tomatoes
- black beans
- 3/4 cup disconnected “Mexican” cheese
- taco condiment packet
- fresh cilantro
- diced adapted craven (optional)
- Saute some garlic or onion in a pan with about 1 tablespoon olive oil. Add risotto and condiment and activity for about 2 account (high heat).
- Add craven borsch 1 cup at a time and activity until aqueous is absorbed.
- Add atramentous beans, diced tomatoes, and chicken. Calefaction through.
- Just afore serving, activity in cheese until it melts. Top with cilantro!
- Prep Time: 5 mins
- Cook Time: 30 mins
- Category: Dinner
- Cuisine: Mexican-Inspired
Keywords: risotto, abominable risotto, atramentous bean risotto
YUM! This was so tasty. I wasn’t activity like chicken, so I enjoyed abundance with aloof the cheese, atramentous beans, and tomatoes. It was so adorable and abating – alike as a vegetarian meal!
How do you save money this time of year? Or anytime of year? Gulp. Acceptable affair I affiliated a saver.
Coming anon – Risotto Allotment II. Involving Brie cheese.