Recipes

Creamy Egg Risotto

When you’re looking for a quick dinner idea or side dish, try this creamy egg risotto. Long grain rice is cooked in a cheese and egg mixture, resulting in a rich risotto that’s sure to please.

Serves:
2
Prep Time:
2 min
Cook Time:
5 min

Ingredients

Nutrition Facts
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) pressed cottage cheese (0.5%) or fresh cheese (e.g. Quark)
  • 1/3 cup (75 mL) water
  • 1 pouch (19 g) single serving cream of chicken noodle instant soup mix
  • 1 1/2 cups (375 mL) cooked long grain rice
  • 2 tbsp (30 mL) grated Parmesan cheese
  • Chopped fresh parsley or chives (optional)

Instructions

  1. Whisk eggs, cottage cheese, water and soup mix in medium bowl. Set aside.
  2. Place rice in medium saucepan. Whisk in egg mixture. Cover over medium-low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is thick and creamy, 4 to 5 minutes (texture will resemble cooked oatmeal). Garnish with parsley, if desired.