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Chicken & Beetroot Risotto



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Chicken & Beetroot Risotto

  • 100 grams Parmesan cheese, Cubed
  • 1 brown onion, Halved
  • 1 lemon, Rind only
  • 1-2 cloves garlic
  • 4 sprigs Continental Parsley., Leaves only
  • 20 grams olive oil
  • 1 heaped tablespoon butter/marg
  • 200 grams Beetroot, raw, roughly chopped (canned is perfect)
  • 100 grams white wine
  • 750 grams water
  • 2 tablespoons veggie stock paste
  • 500 grams chicken, raw, roughly diced (3cm)
  • 350 grams Aborio Rice
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
  • 8
    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

    Chicken & Beetroot Risotto
  1. Grate parmesan cheese 5 secs/speed 10. Set aside. Wash & clean TM bowl.

  2. Add onion, lemon zest, garlic & parsley into TM bowl & chop 10 secs/speed 8. Scrape down sides of bowl with spatula. 

  3. Add beetroot & chop 5 secs/speed 5. Scrape down sides of the bowl with spatula. Add oil & butter, cook 3mins/Varoma/speed 1

  4. Add rice & wine to TM bowl, replacing MC with Simmering Basket. Cook for 2 mins/100°C/ speed 1.5

  5. Add chicken, stock & water and cook 19 mins/100°C/ speed 1.5


  6. Transfer risotto to thermoserver and stir through reserved cheese. Season and leave to rest 5-10mins. Allow to sit in the Thermoserver for at least 5- 10 mins before serving.


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The risotto will be runny however will continue to cook in the thermoserver. How long it rests in the thermoserver will determine the consistancy of the risotto.

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  • Nukey: you are most welcome

    Submitted by Thermomixmad on 27. March 2018 - 16:40.

    Nukey: you are most welcome tmrc_emoticons.)

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  • Absolutely delicious...so full of flavour and very...

    Submitted by Nukey on 22. March 2018 - 22:50.

    Absolutely delicious...so full of flavour and very easy to make...thanks for sharing Smile

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