Herb Risotto

Fresh herbs make this risotto extra special. This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

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Main Ingredients Arborio Rice, Fresh Thyme
Cuisine Italian
Course Rice
Prep Time 26-30 minutes
Cook time 26-30 minutes
Serve 4
Taste Mild
Level of Cooking Moderate
Others Veg

Ingredients list for Herb Risotto

  • 2 cups Arborio Rice
  • 1 teaspoon Fresh Thyme chopped
  • 1 tablespoon Rosemary chopped
  • 3 tablespoons Extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 medium Onion finely chopped
  • 2 cloves Garlic finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup White wine
  • 4 1/2 cups Vegetable stock
  • 1 tablespoon Butter
  • 3 tablespoons Parmesan cheese shavings
  • to taste Salt
  • 1 tablespoon Parsley chopped
  • for garnish Basil leaves


  1. Heat two tablespoons of olive oil in a non-stick pan. Add onion and garlic and sauté till the onion turns translucent. Add thyme and rosemary, mix well and sauté for a minute. Add rice and sauté for a minute.
  2. Add white wine and mix. Add vegetable stock gradually and mix. Cook till the rice gets cooked and all the stock evaporates.
  3. Add butter, Parmesan cheese and remaining olive oil and mix well. Remove from heat and add parsley and mix well. Garnish with basil leaf and serve hot.