Saffron and Shellfish Risotto
Saffron and Shellfish Risotto
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  • Summary

    For an extra-special evening, make this carefully-stirred, decadent dish.

    Ingredients

    • 6 to 8 cups Mrs. Kostyra's Vegetable Stock, or canned low-sodium vegetable broth
    • 12 littleneck clams, scrubbed
    • 24 medium shrimp, peeled, deveined, cut into thirds, shells reserved
    • 3 tablespoons olive oil
    • 1/2 cups finely chopped shallots
    • Pinch saffron threads
    • 1 cup Arborio or Carnaroli rice
    • 1/2 cup white wine
    • 4 to 6 tablespoons unsalted butter
    • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese, plus more for shaving (optional)
    • 1/4 cup chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
    • Salt and freshly ground black pepper

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 533 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 31 g 46.92%
    • Saturated Fat: 14 g 68.69%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 54 mg 18.13%
    • Sodium: 1168 mg 48.66%
    • Calcium: 107 mg 10.74%
    • Potassium: 136 mg 3.89%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 14.25%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 51 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 12.56%
    • Sugar: 7 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 3 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 19%
    • Vitamin C 10.88%
    • Vitamin D 0.53%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables2
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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