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Lesson Overview

Risotto is a very versatile dish that lends itself well to a variety of flavors. Once you have mastered how to make a basic risotto, you can begin to incorporate different ingredients throughout the cooking process to create a variety of delicious dishes.

In this lesson, you will learn how to …

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Lesson Objectives

At the end of this lesson you'll be able to:
  • add sauces and vegetable purees to risotto
  • determine when in the cooking process to add additional ingredients
  • create new dishes by changing up the mirepoix
  • add vegetables to risotto without compromising their texture, flavor and color

Course Syllabus

START: Watch Lesson Platform Tour
1. How to Vary Risotto 2 mins
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2. Complete Your Self Assessment 2 mins
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3. How to Vary a Risotto 6 mins
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4. Practice Activities & Recipes 45 mins
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5. Lesson Quiz 5 mins
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Finish Line 1 hr Total Time

Practice Recipes

A few of the practice recipes you'll learn in this lesson.

Prerequisites & Related Lessons

Please consider these additional lessons to support your learning and discovery. Some of these lessons are prerequisites that may help contextualize what you are learning and form a baseline of knowledge and skill. Other lessons are related and may help you explore next steps or dive deeper on a learning topic.
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The Risotto Method

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4 Videos | 5 Tasks
Task 1: How to Vary Risotto
Task 2: Complete Your Self Assessment
Task 3: How to Vary a Risotto
Task 4: Practice Activities & Recipes
Task 5: Lesson Quiz

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