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Risotto with celery, white wine and mint: an explosion of flavor

Celery and mint risotto

It lends itself to being enjoyed outdoors, on warm late summer evenings: we present the delicate risotto with celery, white wine and mint.

With its refined and very delicate taste, risotto with celery, white wine and mint lends itself to being appreciated by those who do not like too strong flavors , and prefer gentle, albeit aromatic ones. In this recipe, borrowed from the classic Venetian, we find the sweetness of celery and the wild note of fresh mint, in a riot of goodness. To accompany, to recall the cooking tastes, with a glass of cold white wine .

Celery and mint risotto
Celery and mint risotto

Preparation of the risotto with celery, white wine and mint

  1. To start, chop the white onion and brown it in a large pan with extra virgin olive oil.
  2. Clean the celery, pulling off the filaments, and then cut it into very small pieces . Do the same with the carrot.
  3. Pour these vegetables into the browned onion, then add the rice – but only when the vegetables are tender.
  4. Deglaze with the dry white wine, letting the alcohol evaporate .
  5. Gradually incorporate the boiling vegetable broth to continue cooking. Season with salt.
  6. At the end of cooking , stir in the grated Parmesan cheese, add black pepper and fresh mint leaves.
  7. Serve your risotto with celery, white wine and mint after letting it rest for a few minutes to take on flavor.

You can also try to prepare a classic saffron risotto !


We recommend that you consume this risotto at the moment , when it is still nice and hot. We do not recommend freezing in the freezer.

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