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Tuscany Risotto

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Ingredients
  Olive oil 15 Milliliter (1 Tablespoon)
  Butter 5 Milliliter (1 Teaspoon)
  Chicken 2 1⁄2 Pound, cut into 8 pieces (1 Piece, 2.5 Kilogram)
  Tomato paste 25 Milliliter (2 Tablespoon)
  Dried basil 2 Milliliter (1/2 Teaspoon)
  Dried oregano 2 Milliliter (1/2 Teaspoon)
  Dry white wine/Chicken stock, skinned of fat 250 Milliliter (1 Cup)
  Chicken stock 1 Liter, skimmed of fat (4 Cups)
  Chopped onion 125 Milliliter (1/2 Cup)
  Round rice 500 Milliliter (Italian, 2 Cups)
  Grated parmesan/Mozzarella cheese 125 Milliliter (1/2 Cup)
  Chopped fresh parsley 15 Milliliter (1 Tablespoon, For Garnish)
  Black olives 12 , pitted (For Garnish)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

In a large pan, heat the oil and melt the butter by gradually increasing the heat.
Cook the chicken on all sides and add the tomato paste.
Season and add the basil and oregano.
Add the white wine and chicken stock.
Let simmer for 20 to 25 minutes.
Remove the chicken and keep warm.
In another pan, heat the oil and brown the onions.
Add the rice and saute lightly.
Cover with just enough of the cooking juice to cover the rice.
Let simmer for 12 to 14 minutes, while adding, if necessary, extra cooking juice or water so that the rice is always just covered.
Incorporate the chicken and the cheese, mix well.
Garnish with parsley and olives.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Simmering
Ingredient: 
Chicken
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
50 Minutes

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