Asparagus Risotto with Chervil

Temps & Portions
6 servings
55 minutes temps de préparation =
10 minutes préparation +
45 minutes cuisson
  • 1 lb. fresh asparagus
    Asparagus 1EA
    $7.90 • Paq
  • 1 pot Knorr® Homestyle Stock Chicken
    Knorr Stock Homestyle Chicken (4PK) 132G
    $3.38 • Chq
  • 4 cups hot water
    Evian Spring Water Natural 1.5L
    $2.64 • Chq
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
    Becel Margarine Olive Oil 454G
    $4.17 • Chq
  • 1/2 onion, sliced
    Onions Vidalia 1EA
    $1.83 • Chq
  • 1 2/3 cups uncooked arborio rice
    Beatrice Milk 4L 2%
    $4.68 • Chq
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
    Unico Vinegar White Wine 500ML
    $3.38 • Chq
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp. grated Parmesan cheese
    Kraft Shredded Parmesan Cheese 250G
    $9.48 • Chq
  • 1/4 cup Becel® Buttery Taste margarine*
    Becel Margarine Salt Free 907G
    $6.77 • Chq
  • 6 sprigs fresh chervil (optional)
  • Remove tips from asparagus, peel and cut stems into 6 mm thick slices; set both aside. Stir Knorr® Homestyle Stock Chicken into hot water; set aside and keep warm.
  • Heat oil in heavy-duty saucepan and cook onion, stirring occasionally, until tender and lightly colored, about 5 minutes. Stir in rice and cook, stirring occasionally, 1 minute. Stir in wine and cook 1 minute.
  • Pour in just enough Stock to cover rice, stirring frequently. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce heat to medium-low and cook, stirring frequently and gradually stirring in Stock, until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender, about 25 minutes. If needed, stir in additional hot water, 125 mL at a time, until rice is tender.
  • Stir in asparagus during last 5 minutes of cooking. Stir in cheese, Becel® Buttery Taste margarine* and chervil. Garnish, if desired, with additional chervil.
  • Becel® Gold in Quebec.
  • Each serving of this dish provides 1 serving of vegetables, and is a good source of fibre and calcium.