Should Arborio Rice Be Washed

Should Arborio Rice Be Washed. You saute dry, raw arborio rice first in oil. Then add the wine and broth in phases.

Barry Bryson recipe Pimenton, lemon and chilli risotto
Barry Bryson recipe Pimenton, lemon and chilli risotto from foodanddrink.scotsman.com

You saute dry, raw arborio rice first in oil. You should not boil the arborio rice beforehand. Then add the wine and broth in phases.

Barry Bryson recipe Pimenton, lemon and chilli risotto

Then add the wine and broth in phases. The risotto bite/texture is the result of lightly browning the rice first and then cooking the liquid down in phases. The process described above is how you cook the rice. You saute dry, raw arborio rice first in oil.