Asparagus Risotto

Asparagus Risotto Recipe

Even the pickiest eaters won't be able to resist this creamy Asparagus Risotto dish. Fresh asparagus, white wine, and cream combine for a delicious risotto.

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Total Time

30 Minutes

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      • 4 Cups Asparagus (1 Inch Slices, Divided)
      • 3 Cups Vegetable Broth (Divided)
      • 1 1/2 Cups Water
      • 2 Cups Onion (Diced)
      • 1 Tablespoon Butter
      • 2 Cups Arborio Rice
      • 1/2 Cup Dry White Wine
      • 1/4 Cup Heavy Whipping Cream
      • 1 Cup Parmigiano-Reggiano Cheese (Grated, Divided)
      • 1 Teaspoon Salt
      • 1/2 Teaspoon Freshly Ground Black Pepper


  1. Add asparagus and 1 cup of broth into a blender and puree until smooth.
  2. In a medium saucepan, add pureed asparagus, 1 1/2 cups water and remaining broth and bring to a low simmer over medium heat for 5 minutes.
  3. In a heavy saucepan, melt butter over medium heat and saute onions for 6-8 minutes. Add rice, stir for 1 minute and then add wine and cook until liquid almost absorbs completely, 2-3 minutes. Add in remaining broth mixture gradually, half a cup at a time, allowing to be absorbed before adding next portion. Add cream, 1/2 cup of cheese and season with salt and pepper.
  4. Transfer to a serving bowl and garnish with remaining cheese.

Nutrition & Cost Facts


312 kcal


48 g


7 g


9 g

Cost Per Serving


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