Zucchini risotto

Recipe: Zucchini Risotto

Courgette risotto recipe, they abound in our gardens, beautiful zucchini, I don’t like them too big. A risotto rice that will remain soft with these generous zucchini in water, taken directly from the garden to pass into the risotto. Of course with a risotto it is impossible not to add grated Parmesan, so that it delicately perfumes this dish. I chose Arborio rice, but there are other brands …

Recipe ingredients

  • Zucchini risotto recipe for 5 people:
  • 1 zucchini of 500 g
  • 400g Arborio rice
  • 1 red onion
  • 1 tablespoon minced shallots
  • 125g of parmesan powder
  • 10 cherry tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon of dry oregano
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil.
  • Basil leaves


  1. Rinse the zucchini, then cut it into cubes.
  2. Peel the red onion and slice into rings.
  3. Heat the olive oil in a large skillet.
  4. Brown the onions and shallots.
  5. Add the zucchini as soon as the oil is hot.
  6. Add the rice and let it toast for a few minutes, constantly stirring the ingredients in the pan.
  7. Cover with water and simmer gently, watching the water level.
  8. Add the Parmesan and oregano while stirring.
  9. Place the basil leaves just before serving.

Preparation time: 30 minutes
Cooking time: 10 minutes
Number of people: 45
4 star rating: 1 review

What wine to drink with: Zucchini risotto

My favorite wine for this recipe: Bandol rosé Cépage Mourvèdre, Cinsault, Grenache noir
Temperature between 08 ° and 10 °

Cut the zucchini Sear the onions Add the zucchini Add the rice Pour the broth Add the parmesan Cherry tomatoes Add basil

Related Articles


Laithwaites Wine Club Review

I joined the Laithwaites Wine Club and paid out of my own pocket to become a member and give you this Laithwaites Wine Club Review. Below I’m …


Fender Player Stratocaster Review

The preamble Before we start, know this: This latest guitar review is a long time in the making. If you’re a reader of this blog, …


Pawp Pet Insurance Review

We’ve rated Pawp on price, coverage, policy options, waiting periods, customer support, and more. Read our Pawp pet insurance alternative review to see how this …


The Farmer’s Dog Review – Farm to Bowl Dog Food

Going through some ingredients labels on some dog foods can leave you scared. At times, the labeled constituents contain names that can be hard to …


Doctissimo and its partners wish to use cookies or other tracers and process your personal data (browsing data, data & eacute; entered in your account and / or when using the services, etc.) for:

  • Audience measurement
  • Features related to social networks,
  • Personalized content; and content performance measurement,
  • Personalized advertising, performance measurement of advertising and audience data,
  • Develop and improve products,
  • Precise geolocation data and identification by analysis of the terminal,

You can authorize or refuse all or part of these data processing operations which are based on your consent or on the legitimate interests of our partners, & agrave; with the exception of cookies and / or tracers necessary for the operation of this site. You can change your choices & agrave; at any time by clicking on "Cookie preferences" at the bottom of each page. To learn more, see our & nbsp; privacy policy < span>.