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Lemon and Herb Risotto Cake

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Ingredients
  Leek 1 Small, thinly sliced
  Chicken stock 1 Pint (600 Milliliter / 2 1/2 Cups)
  Short grain rice 8 Ounce (225 Gram / 1 Cup)
  Lemon 1 , rind finely grated
  Chopped fresh chives 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Chopped fresh parsley 30 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Grated mozzarella cheese 3 Ounce (75 Gram / 3/4 Cup)
  Salt To Taste
  Black pepper To Taste
  Parsley 1 Tablespoon (For Garnish)
  Lemon wedges 4 (For Garnish)
Directions

1. Preheat the oven to 200°C /400°F/ Gas 6. Lightly oil a 22 cm / 8 1/2 in round, loose-bottomed cake tin.
2. Cook the leek in a large pan with 45 ml / 3 tbsp stock, stirring over a moderate heat, to soften. Add the rice and the remaining stock.
3. Bring to the boil. Cover the pan and simmer gently, stirring occasionally, for about 20 minutes, or until all the liquid is absorbed.
4. Stir in the lemon rind, herbs, cheese and seasoning. Spoon into the tin, cover with foil and bake for 30-35 minutes or until lightly browned. Turn out and serve in slices, garnished with parsley and lemon wedges.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Rice
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
35 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 697 Calories from Fat 120

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21%

Saturated Fat 6.6 g33.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 40.8 mg13.6%

Sodium 837.3 mg34.9%

Total Carbohydrates 119 g39.6%

Dietary Fiber 8.1 g32.2%

Sugars 8.2 g

Protein 26 g51.8%

Vitamin A 87.2% Vitamin C 138.3%

Calcium 35.2% Iron 52.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Lemon And Herb Risotto Cake Recipe