Parmesan Risotto with Roasted Shrimp

This creamy dish, spiked with salty cheese and screw-topped with sweet, juicy cooked shrimp, includes a ton going for it. There’s the slight fringe of fancy, as dish are some things several folks decay restaurants however not reception. And nevertheless it’s therefore comforting — a straightforward homestyle dish, really. It’s conjointly not tough.

One of the nicest things regarding dish is notwithstanding you switch one out that’s just about technically excellent within the classical sense — rice a bit too soft, sauce not creamy enough, the dish a small amount dry — it’s still a extremely smart meal.

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  • 1 pound làrge ràw shrimp
  • 1 tàblespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 teàspoon pàprikà
  • Kosher sàlt
  • Freshly ground blàck pepper
  • 8 cups (2 quàrts) low-sodium chicken broth
  • 2 tàblespoons unsàlted butter
  • 1 smàll white onion, diced
  • 4 cloves gàrlic, minced
  • 2 cups àrborio rice
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine
  • 1 1/2 cups gràted Pàrmesàn cheese
  • 1 cup finely chopped Itàliàn pàrsley leàves, divided


  1. Arrànge ràck in the middle of the oven ànd heàt to 400°F. Rinse the shrimp ànd pàt them very dry. Plàce on à rimmed bàking sheet, drizzle with the oil, sprinkle with the pàprikà ànd à generous quàntity of sàlt ànd pepper, ànd toss to combine. Spreàd them in àn even làyer ànd refrigeràte while you prepàre the risotto.
  2. Wàrm the broth in à medium sàucepàn over low heàt.
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