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Chicken, Bacon, Zucchini & Spinach Risotto for 2



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Chicken, bacon, zucchini & Spinach Risotto

  • 40 g Parmesan block
  • 1/2 zucchini diced
  • 1 chicken breast or thigh diced
  • 2 Bacon rashers diced
  • 2 teaspoons Edc vege stock concentrate
  • 450 grams water
  • 3 Spring Onion trimmed and cut into pieces
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 180 g Aborio Rice
  • 120 g white wine
  • 15 g butter
  • 1 stalk celery
  • baby spinach leaves to taste
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
  • 8
    Appliance TM 5 image
    Recipe is created for
    TM 5
    Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Place Parmesan Cheese into mixing Bowl and Grate 10 sec/speed 8 Set grated parmesan to the side.


    Place baby Spinach leaves into thermoserver and set aside. 

    Place Spring onions, Garlic & Celery into TM bowl and chop for 6 seconds on speed 7.


    Add olive oil and bacon and sauté for 5 minutes at Varoma on Counter-clockwise operationReverse speed 1.

    Add zucchini and saute for 2 minutes at Varoma on Counter-clockwise operationReverse speed 1.

    Insert butterfly whisk. 

    Add risotto rice, butter and wine then sauté for 2 minutes at 100ºC on Counter-clockwise operationReverse + speed 1.5 without MC.

    Scrape down sides of bowl with spatula. Add water, stock paste and Chicken and and cook for 13 minutes at 100ºC on Counter-clockwise operationReverse + speed 1.5.  Place simmering basket instead of MC into mixing bowl lid. 

    Transfer into ThermoServer. Sprinkle with parmesan and extra knob of butter & leave to rest for 5 minutes. 

    Gently stir to combine & serve immediately  


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Sprinkle with extra parmesan and cracked black pepper if desired. 


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