Tuscan Risotto Recipe

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Cacharel Published: February 10, 2021 Modified: October 5, 2021
Tuscan Risotto Recipe

How To Make Tuscan Risotto

You only need 5 ingredients to cook whip up this risotto recipe, made with Arborio rice simmered in a savory chicken broth, for a delectable meal!

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 25 minutes
Total: 40 minutes



  • 2tbspolive oil
  • 1large onion,minced
  • 1cupArborio rice,uncooked
  • 32ozSwanson® Tuscan Chicken Flavor Infused Broth,(1 carton), heated
  • ½cupparmesan cheese,grated


  1. Heat the oil in a 4-quart saucepan over medium heat.

  2. Add the onion and cook for 3 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  3. Stir the rice in the saucepan. Add ½ cup of the broth and cook, then stir until it’s absorbed.

  4. Add the remaining broth, ½ cup at a time, stirring until the broth is absorbed before adding more.

  5. Stir in the cheese before serving. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Flavor variation: Stir in cup of chopped sun-dried tomatoes and 2 tablespoons of chopped fresh basil leaves before serving.


  • Calories: 262.98kcal
  • Fat: 9.55g
  • Saturated Fat: 3.26g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 5.17g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.72g
  • Carbohydrates: 35.21g
  • Fiber: 1.71g
  • Sugar: 1.49g
  • Protein: 8.30g
  • Cholesterol: 10.11mg
  • Sodium: 235.05mg
  • Calcium: 191.28mg
  • Potassium: 96.84mg
  • Iron: 1.95mg
  • Vitamin A: 37.08µg
  • Vitamin C: 2.72mg
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