Risotto "Mantova" with Butternut Squash
Butternut squash is the key word for this exquisite risotto, one of the delicious specialities of Mantua, prepared according to the traditional recipe, with natural ingredients and flavors.
Preparation: Cook as traditional risotto, gradually adding water or broth. Alternatively bring to a boil 1/3 cup of water with two tablespoons of extra virgin oil. Just add the rice. Stir occasionally and cook until the water is completely absorbed.
Useful tips: combine it with butter and two slices of crumbled smoked salmon.
Wine-paring: Traminer Aromatico DOC or any other medium bodied white wine.
Ingredients: Carnaroli rice, butternut squash, natural aromatic herbs, salt.