How to make Chicken and Broccoli Risotto -

Chicken pieces and broccoli florets add colour and taste to this risotto.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken (हड्डी रहित चिकन), Broccoli (ब्रोक्ली/ विलायती गोभी)

Cuisine : Italian

Course : Rice

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Chicken and Broccoli Risotto

Chicken and Broccoli Risotto Recipe Card


Hindi: murgh
Be a kid or a teenage or an adult or an oldie, chicken lovers trend all over the world at all times! One meat that is a favourite of all beyond belief! When cooked, it can be presented in many guises. Sauté it, fry it, toss it, bake it, steam it – eat it the way you want to. Whatever its form may be upon being cooked, its flavour may change but its flesh remains high in protein, low in fat and can be digested easily.

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chicken and Broccoli Risotto Recipe

  • Boneless chicken cut into pieces 150 grams

  • Broccoli separated into florets and blanched 1 medium

  • Arborio rice 1½ cups

  • Olive oil 3 teaspoons

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Onion finely chopped 1 medium

  • White wine ½ cup

  • Salt to taste

  • Chicken stock 5 cups

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

  • Mascarpone cheese 1½ teaspoons

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Parmesan cheese powder 2 teaspoons


Step 1

Heat 1½ teaspoons olive oil in a deep non-stick pan. Add garlic and onion and sauté on medium heat till onion turns translucent.

Step 2

Add Arborio rice, mix and sauté on low heat for 2 minutes.

Step 3

Add white wine and mix well. Add salt, mix well and cook for 2-3 minutes.

Step 4

Add half the chicken stock, stir to mix and simmer for a few minutes.

Step 5

Heat remaining oil in a non-stick pan. Add chicken pieces, salt and crushed peppercorns. Mix and sauté till chicken is ¾th done. Switch off heat and transfer in a bowl.

Step 6

Add remaining stock to the rice along with salt and crushed peppercorns, mix well and cook till almost done.

Step 7

Add chicken pieces, broccoli florets and mix well. Add mascarpone cheese, butter and parmesan cheese powder and mix well.

Step 8

Sprinkle crushed peppercorns on top and serve hot.

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