12 oz. Italian Arborio rice
5 oz. Peeled tomatoes
3 oz. Tuna (in oil)
1 clove garlic
2 tablespoons Olio Carli olive oil
mint leaves (3 - 4)
2 quarts hot broth (chicken, beef or vegetable)
salt & pepper to taste
Crumble the tuna & cut up the mint leaves.
Combine the two
and hold on the side.
These will be added to the risotto at the
end of the cooking.
Finely chop the onion an garlic and saute
them in a stainless steel pot together with the oil.
tomatoes, stir and then let cook over medium heat for about 10
Salt to taste, then add the rice and stir.
Start adding the hot broth, about a ladle at a time as the rice
absorbs the hot liquid.
Continue to stir the risotto as it cooks.
When cooked and just before serving add the tuna and the mint
Stir well and serve hot.
This type of risotto is never
served with cheese.
Preperation time: 30 minutes.
Cooking time for risotto: 16 - 20