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SWEET PEA RISOTTO
from "Real Simple® magazine"

Keep a few bags of frozen peas around at all times. Not only do the peas retain a surprisingly fresh, springlike flavor when frozen but the bags make great impromptu ice packs.

Hands-on time: 45 minutes
Total time: 50 minutes

Makes 4 servings
 Real Simple® magazine
INGREDIENTS (CLICK TO BUY)

1 tablespoon unsalted butter
1 tablespoon olive oil
1/2 small yellow onion, finely chopped
2 cups Arborio rice
1 cup dry white wine, such as Sauvignon Blanc
4 cups low-sodium chicken broth
1 teaspoon kosher salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 cup (4 ounces) grated Parmesan
2 1/2 cups frozen peas, thawed
Fresh mint sprigs (optional)

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PREPARATION

Heat the butter and oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat until the butter melts. Add the onion and cook until softened, 3 to 5 minutes. Add the rice and cook, stirring constantly, until it begins to turn translucent, about 2 minutes. Add the wine and cook, stirring frequently, until all the liquid is absorbed, 3 to 5 minutes. Add the broth, 1/2 cup at a time, stirring occasionally and waiting until it is absorbed before adding more. It should take about 30 minutes for all the broth to be absorbed. Remove from heat and add the salt, pepper and Parmesan. Stir to combine. Puree 2 cups of the peas in a blender or food processor. Just before serving, stir in the pea puree and the remaining whole peas. Divide among individual bowls. Garnish with the mint sprigs (if using).

NUTRITION PER SERVING
CALORIES 535 (22% from fat); FAT 13g (sat 6g); PROTEIN 20g; CHOLESTEROL 25mg; SODIUM 1078mg; FIBER 7g; CARBOHYDRATE 74g



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 Quantity Ingredients Est.Price
  Organic Yellow Onion, Medium - $1.99/lb
 
 
  Lundberg Arborio White Rice - $7.29/ea
 2lbs
 
  Varanda do Conde Vinho Verde
This product is currently unavailable.
 
  Kitchen Basics Unsalted Chicken Cooking Stock - $3.99/ea
 32fl oz
 
Grana Padano - $17.99/lb
 
 
  Cascadian Farm Organic Sweet Peas - $2.99/ea
 10oz
 
Optional Ingredients
  Mint - $2.49/ea
 approx. 2oz
Earliest Delivery Wed 5/22
 
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  Just FreshDirect Extra-Virgin Olive Oil, Mediterranean Blend - $10.99/ea
 33.8fl oz
 
  Morton Coarse Kosher Salt
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  Just FreshDirect Tellicherry Peppercorns (Refill) - $4.99/ea
 2.1oz
 
  Breakstone's All-Natural Unsalted Butter - $3.99/ea
 2ct, 4oz ea
 
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