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Risotto & beyond : 100 authentic Italian rice recipes for antipasti, soups, salads, risotti, one-dish meals, and desserts
Risotto & beyond : 100 authentic Italian rice recipes for antipasti, soups, salads, risotti, one-dish meals, and desserts
Coletta, John2018
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"From acclaimed Chicago chef and restaurateur John Coletta comes a recipe collection focusing on a relatively unexplored area of Italian cuisine rice cookery. Rice is a staple of northern Italy, where all Italian rice is produced. A rich and varied rice-based cookery has developed in this region. These 100 authentic dishes bring the full range of Italian rice cooking into the home kitchen, from familiar dishes arancini, crochettes, risotti, and rice puddings to more unusual offerings such as rice salads, soups, fritters, bracioli, and gelatos. Coletta shares his expertise about Italian rice types and cooking methods, and provides foolproof instructions for making perfect rice every time. He also includes background about the rice varieties and where they can be purchased. Among the recipes are Rice Crostini with Ricotta and Oregano; Rice Soup with Shrimp and Leeks; Rice Salad with Bresaola and Parmigiano Reggiano; Risotta alla Carbonara; Artichokes Stuffed with Lemon and Thyme Risotto; Braised Turkey Rolls with Chestnut Risotto, Pancetta, and Sage; and Rice Crepes with Nutella. This volume will appeal to lovers of Italian food who are looking for a cookbook that includes many of their favorite Italian ingredients all with rice as the new star."--
Main title:
Risotto & beyond : 100 authentic Italian rice recipes for antipasti, soups, salads, risotti, one-dish meals, and desserts / John Coletta with Nancy Ross Ryan and Monica Kass Rogers ; photographs by Stephen DeVries.
Imprint:
New York : Rizzoli, New York, 2018
Collation:
240 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
Notes:
Includes index.
Contents:
Introduction: The Italian way with rice ; The history of Italian rice ; Varieties of Italian rice ; Recipe guidelines and equipment ; An Italian pantry ; A few words about Italian wine -- Antipasti -- Rice soups (minestre di riso) -- Rice salads (insalate di riso) -- Risotti -- One-dish meals (piatti unici) -- Rice desserts (dolci).
ISBN:
9780847862368
Dewey class:
641.6318641.59
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryHouse and Garden641.6318 COLAvailable
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