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My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...

Mushroom Risotto with Beer

My mushroom risotto recipe with beer and parmesan: flavor bomb!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 45 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 2
Calories per serving 442 kcal

Ingredients

  • 6 oz risotto rice (180 g)
  • 1 small onion chopped
  • 2 large garlic cloves
  • 8 white mushrooms
  • a handful parmesan cheese grated
  • 1 cup pilsner beer (240 ml)
  • 1 cup chicken or vegetable stock (240 ml)
  • 2 tbsp unsalted butter
  • pepper
  • salt

Instructions

  1. Brush the mushrooms and then slice them up.

    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  2. Transfer half of the butter to a non-stick pan and place it over medium heat until melted. Then add the garlic and chopped onion. Season with pepper and salt.

    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  3. Gently cook the onion and garlic for 3 minutes until softened a little. Stir regularly. Also add the risotto rice.

    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  4. Stir well and gently fry the rice in the buttery onion for 3 minutes. Stir regularly. Then add half of the beer to the pan.

    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  5. Stir and simmer the rice in the beer. Gradually add splashes chicken stock and extra beer until the rice is nearly tender.

    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  6. In the meantime transfer the remaining butter to a large non-stick pan and place it over medium heat until melted. Then add the sliced mushrooms. Season with a pinch of pepper and salt.
    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  7. Bake the mushroom until golden brown and cooked through. Then take the pan off the heat. Once the risotto rice is almost tender, add the mushrooms to the pan.
    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  8. Stir the risotto well and take the pan off the heat. Check the seasoning and add extra pepper or salt to taste if necessary. Also add the freshly grated (parmesan) cheese.
    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...
  9. Stir the mushroom risotto one last time. Then scoop it onto warm deep plates. Sprinkle with extra freshly ground black pepper. Serve hot.
    My beer and mushroom risotto recipe: the mushrooms, beer and parmesan cheese make this risotto extremely flavorful! That says enough I guess...