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Chicken, pumpkin, basil pesto risotto



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Chicken, pumpkin, basil pesto risotto

  • 200 g butternut pumpkin, Peeled, diced 3cm cubes
  • 1 --- onion, Halved
  • 2 clove garlic, Peeled
  • 50 g Butter
  • 50 g white wine
  • 2 level tbsp Vegetable stock paste
  • 800 grams water
  • 500 g chicken breast, Diced
  • 50 g Fresh Baby Spinach
  • 350 g arborio rice
  • 100 g Parmesan cheese
  • 1 level tbsp Basil Pesto
  • to taste salt
  • to taste pepper, ground
  • 6
    Preparation 5min
  • 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

  1. Place Parmesan cheese in
    Grate 10sec/Sp9
    Reserve to side.

    Place pumpkin and 70g of mixed stock in
    8 mins/sp1//100deg
    Place in thermoserver to keep warm.

    Add water to bowl and turbo to clean. Discard water and dry .

    Place garlic and onion in
    Chop 5sec/sp5
    Scrape sides of
    Add butter
    Sauté 2mins/100deg/Sp1
    Add rice and wine to
    Saute 2mins/100deg//
    Insert butterfly attachment
    Add remaining water, stock, chicken, pesto, salt and pepper to
    Cook 14mins/100deg//Sp2
    Add reserved Parmesan and spinach to
    Cook 2mins/100deg//sp2

    Place in thermoserver with served pumpkin and stir through with spatula.

    Let stand for 10 mins and serve.

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