Main Dishes

Tomato-Basil and Chicken Sausage Risotto

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This Tomato-Basil and Chicken Sausage Risotto is a delicious and hearty main course perfect for any time of the year.

6
58 oz. less-sodium, fat free chicken broth
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons olive oil + 2 teaspoons
1 cup minced sweet onion
2 cups Arborio rice (not rinsed)
1 cup white wine (preferably Pinot Grigio)
1 (14 oz.) package sweet Italian chicken sausage, casings removed
1 (14.5 oz) can diced tomatoes, drained
1/3 cup freshly grated Pecorino Romano cheese
1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
Chopped fresh basil for garnish if desired
Warm chicken broth in a pot over medium to medium-high heat. Heat butter and 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a wide pan until butter is melted. Add the onion and cook over medium heat until it becomes...
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Nutritions

Calories
735

Sodium
424mg
17% DV

Fat
23g
35% DV

Protein
19g
39% DV

Carbs
107g
36% DV

Fiber
4g
17% DV