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APHRODISIAC MUSHROOM RISOTTO Serves two as a side dish or one as a main meal CONTENTS INGREDIENTS Love Me Do Quinoa Vegan Burger 1 tsp oil 1 garlic clove 100g mushrooms 1 tsp mixed herbs or fresh herbs any you like 140g arborio rice (risotto rice) 75ml red wine 1 tbsp tomato purée 1 vegetable stock cube, dissolved in 700ml boiling water 50g cheddar, grated Blushing Bacon & Pepper Frittata METHOD Passionate Rice Cakes with Sweet Chilli Sauce 1. Peel and finely slice the garlic. Hugs & Kisses Egg & Rocket Pizzas 2. Heat the oil gently in a frying pan and add the garlic. Aphrodisiac Mushroom Risotto Darling Potato Salad with Fish Heart Stealing Cauliflower Steaks with Tahini Dressing Mild Fish Curry Red Lentil & Carrot Soup 3. Slice the mushrooms and add to the pan. 4. Sprinkle in the herbs and allow everything to cook together for a few minutes. 5. Mix in the rice and make sure it’s coated with the oil. When the rice starts to turn translucent, pour in the wine and add the tomato purée, stirring constantly to prevent any of the rice sticking to the pan. Asian Turkey Salad 6. When the wine is almost all absorbed, start to add the stock, one ladleful at a time. Cherished Forever Chocolate Mug Brownie 7. Stir in each time until almost all the liquid has been absorbed and then add another ladleful of stock. Cupid Vanilla Whoopie Pies Peter Walters Executive Chef Keele University 8. Repeat until either the stock is gone or the rice is cooked to your liking. Sprinkle on some additional herbs (if fresh) to enhance the taste, sprinkle with grated cheese and serve. Tip: Try chestnut mushrooms if you can get them cheap and any cheese will do – even a soft cheese, but add that at the end of cooking and give it a good mix in.