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Tesco Carnaroli Risotto Rice 500G

Product properties

  • Suitable for vegetarians


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Guideline Daily Amount Summary

75g contains

  • Energy

    , 13%of your GDA
  • Fat

    0.5g, 1%of your GDA
  • Saturates

    0.2g, 1%of your GDA
  • Sugars

    0.5g, 1%of your GDA
  • Salt

    <0.01, < 1%of your GDA

of the reference intake*
Typical values per 100g: Energy 1473kJ/347kcal


Italian long grain carnaroli rice.

Carnaroli risotto rice. Considered the best risotto rice. Following cooking the grains remain al dente, yet plump and creamy. Excellent at adopting the most subtle flavours



  • Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Once opened, reseal using tab provided

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Time:preparation time: 15 minutes. Cokking time 40 minutes. Total time 55 minutes

Cooking Precautions:

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Recipe: Butternut squash, sage and pine nut risotto.
Method: Hob
Preparation time:15 minutes
Cooking Time: 40 minutes
Total time:55 minutes
Ingredients:1 small knob (25g) of butter; 1 butternut squash, peeled and diced;
2 cloves garlic, chopped; 400g Tesco Carnaroli Risotto rice; 150ml Italian dry
white wine; 1.5 litres vegetable stock; 125g pack creamy Gorgonzola, cubed;
2tbsp pine nuts, toasted; ground black pepper; 8 sage leaves, finely chopped.
1. Melt the butter in a large pan.
2. Add the pieces of squash and cook over a medium heat for 5 minutes to
3. Stir in the garlic, sage and rice and cook for 1 minute.
4. Add the wine and cook on a high heat for 2-3 minutes until the liquid has
5. Pour in half the stock and leave to cook for about 10 minutes, or until the
liquid has absorbed, stirring occasionally.
6. Pour in the rest of the stock and cook for a further 15-20 minutes, stirring
until all the liquid has absorbed. When cooked the rice should be "al dente" -
tender but firm in the centre.
7. Stir through the cheese then quickly divide between bowls. Top each serving
with toasted pine nuts and ground black pepper.
Serve immediately.

Serving Suggestions:


Net Contents:

500g e

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Tesco Stores Ltd.,
Welwyn Garden City AL7 1GA,


Typical Values100g contains75g contains
Energy1473kJ (347kcal)1105kJ (260kcal)
*Reference intake of an average adult (8400 kJ / 2000 kcal)--

Other Nutrition Info:

75g of uncooked rice weighs approximately 190g when cooked.

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