Appetizers

The Works Pizza Arancini

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”The Works” Pizza Arancini (crispy risotto balls) stuffed with pepperoni, sausage, olives, mushrooms, onions served with a zesty pizza dipping sauce. It tastes like a delicious cheesy pizza!

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1 tablespoon butter
2 shallots, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 cup Arborio rice
1/2 cup dry cup wine
1 1/2 cups chicken stock, HOT
1 - 1 1/2 cups water, HOT
1/2 cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano
salt and white pepper to taste
For Filling:
8 ounces fresh mozzarella, shredded
10 slices pepperoni, chopped
1/4 pound sausage, broken up and browned over medium heat
small can black olives, sliced
10 white or cremini mushrooms, sliced
1 onion, diced
Dredging station (in 2 separate dishes):
2 eggs, beaten
2 cups panko bread crumbs
oil for frying
For Dipping:
Pizza sauce (jarred or homemade)
In sauté pan or skillet, heat butter over medium heat and sauté shallots until they begin to turn translucent. Add garlic and sauté about 2 minutes longer, being careful not to burn garlic. Add Arborio and...
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Nutritions

Calories
702

Sodium
2105mg
87% DV

Fat
34g
53% DV

Protein
37g
75% DV

Carbs
49g
16% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV

Comfort food at its best! The ultimate Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Casserole with Rice is made from scratch with simple, wholesome ingredients. The flavorful rice, vegetables, and chicken come together in a creamy sauce with a buttery Ritz cracker topping. Add a salad and corn muffins or biscuits for a hearty, family-friendly dinner any night of the week!

3/4 c salted butter
1 onion
4 cloves garlic
1/2 c all purpose flour
3 c low sodium chicken broth
12 oz cream cheese
2 t fresh thyme
1 t fresh rosemary
1 T Dijon mustard
1 1/2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
4 c cooked shredded chicken
4 c cooked long grain white rice
4 c frozen baby broccoli florets
2 c coarsely crushed Ritz crackers ( mixed with 2 T melted butter )
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  • Preheat oven to 350° F . Grease a 9 x 13-inch baking dish; set aside.
  • In a large Dutch oven, melt butter over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook, stirring occasionally, until onion is...
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Nutritions

Calories
1348

Sodium
1443mg
60% DV

Fat
59g
91% DV

Protein
56g
113% DV

Carbs
141g
48% DV

Fiber
7g
31% DV