Risotto with butter, Parmigiano Reggiano and lavender

Made with Parmareggio Butter · Parmigiano Reggiano Grated ·
Execution time
25 min


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<li>320 g Carnaroli rice</li>
<li>3/4 Shallot</li>
<li>100 g Butter</li>
<li><strong>100 g Grated Parmigiano Reggiano</strong></li>
<li>Slivers of Parmigiano Reggiano as required</li>
<li>Fruity white wine 1 glass</li>
<li>Vegetable stock as required</li>
<li>1 Lemon</li>
<li>Lavender flowers and seeds as required</li>
<li>Edible flowers as required</li>
<li>Salt as required</li>
<li>Sichuan pepper as required</li>
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  • 320 g Carnaroli rice
  • 3/4 Shallot
  • 100 g Butter
  • 100 g Grated Parmigiano Reggiano
  • Slivers of Parmigiano Reggiano as required
  • Fruity white wine 1 glass
  • Vegetable stock as required
  • 1 Lemon
  • Lavender flowers and seeds as required
  • Edible flowers as required
  • Salt as required
  • Sichuan pepper as required


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Finely chop the shallot, then fry gently in a pan with part of the butter, together with some lavender seeds.


Add the rice, toast it, then add the fruity white wine and let it evaporate.


Continue cooking the rice, adding vegetable broth a little at a time.


When cooked, remove from the heat and stir in the butter and Parmesan.


Serve the risotto with garnished with some lavender and edible flowers, slivers of Parmesan cheese, lemon zest, salt and Sichuan pepper.