risotto

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n risotto rice cooked with broth and sprinkled with grated cheese
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Risotto A kind of pottage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n risotto An Italian dish of rice and cheese.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Risotto ri-zot′tō a stew of onions, butter, rice.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

If you have some good risotto left, you can use it up by making it into little balls the size of small nuts.
"The Cook's Decameron: A Study in Taste:" by Mrs. W. G. Waters
Then gave me recipe for what he calls RISOTTO ALLA BERGAMASCA.
"A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man" by James Joyce
Try the risotto; it's excellent.
"The Emancipated" by George Gissing
Polenta, risotto, O contra-fagotto!
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 159, December 1, 1920" by Various
As has been said the sauce can well be used to season spaghetti or risotto.
"The Italian Cook Book" by Maria Gentile
In his longing for the risotto, the curate of Puria was rocking his body to and fro, and stroking his knees.
"The Patriot" by Antonio Fogazzaro
Butter four timbale moulds, fill with risotto, and turn over on a platter.
"The Hotel St. Francis Cook Book" by Victor Hirtzler
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In news:

How to prepare risotto .
Organic Carnaroli Risotto with Fennel, Blood Orange and Duck Prosciutto.
Light dishes, such as this asparagus risotto , make ideal one-stop meals when paired with a salad and wine.
How risotto can change your life-- or at least one happy hour of it.
Salmon and Spring Pea Risotto .
There is an art to making the perfect risotto .
Farro risotto at Maxwell's Restaurant + Lounge in Tacoma.
Barley Risotto with Asparagus and Lemon.
Bright in color and bursting with fresh spring flavors, Chef Ray Garcia of FIG Restaurant at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows serves this vegetarian risotto in his Santa Monica restaurant.
Tiger Shrimp and Butternut Squash Risotto .
Filet with Primavera Risotto .
Sweet Potato & Chicken Risotto ½ oz.
What's Cooking: Chef Charles' Risotto .
Risotto al nero di seppia e frutti di mare.
JULIAN BRUNT/SPECIAL TO THE SUN HERALD Adding shrimp to risotto makes for a delicious Gulf Coast option.
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