Tomato and courgette risotto in a green bowl, with fork

Risotto recipes

Master this Italian classic with our collection of easy risotto recipes. From summery courgette risotto to autumnal butternut squash, make the most of seasonal flavours.

55 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Roast a glut of summer vegetables and serve in this creamy Italian classic, finished with mascarpone and grated Parmesan

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
122 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy a comforting bowl of risotto with tomato and mascarpone. It's perfect for a Valentine's menu, or a special midweek meal

40 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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104 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

An easy vegetarian one-pot risotto - simply stir in your seasonal veg, simmer and enjoy

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
22 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

A deliciously creamy summer risotto packed full of veg and seasonal flavours. Not too rich, this is the ideal summer main course

50 mins
More effort
Vegetarian
432 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A satisfying veggie supper that gives a basic risotto recipe an autumnal twist

50 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
93 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Replace the usual rice with filling, storecupboard barley. Spicy Spanish sausage provides a rich flavour and vibrant colour

55 mins
Easy
308 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Barney guides you through a step-by-step guide to making a mushroom risotto - you might even find it relaxing!

30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
11 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Make this vibrant risotto with courgettes and broad beans to make the most of summer veg. Swirl through homemade pesto for a fabulous starter or main

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
34 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

This risotto makes the most of peas with a pea purée, pea shoots and cooked sweet little peas

1 hr
Easy
Vegetarian
21 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

We've adapted this Italian squash rice-pot recipe so it's a breeze for kids to make - just follow our step-by-step prep and cooking guide

1 hr and 30 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
113 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

A one-pan family favourite of Italian rice that's quick to prepare and low in calories, too

40 mins
Easy
17 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Put asparagus centre stage in this satisfying risotto. Top with a sprinkling of parmesan for an easy midweek meal for two

35 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
44 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

A risotto that's bursting with fresh Italian flavours - simple to make, it's the perfect no-fuss midweek meal for two

32 mins
Easy
0 ratings 0.0 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy this crab and saffron risotto for a comforting family supper. A good risotto starts with the rice - try to use a quality carnaroli or arborio rice

55 mins
Easy

Master this classic Italian rice dish that can be served as a starter or main.

3 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Enjoy springtime in a bowl with a vibrant watercress risotto with a goat's cheese and hazelnut topping that complements the earthy flavours of the watercress

1 hr
More effort
Vegetarian
10 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

Use up budget storecupboard groceries in this simple Italian rice pot with basil and breadcrumb topping

40 mins
Easy
25 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Love risotto? Try this low-fat version, which swaps traditional risotto rice for pearl barley

1 hr
Easy
Healthy
71 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

This melt-in-the-mouth vegetarian dish served with pine nuts and fried courgettes is everything a traditional Italian risotto should be

55 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
17 ratings 4.1 out of 5 star rating

Tender chicken and wholesome pearl barley with a light herby dressing make this a great low-calorie, low-fat weeknight dinner

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
14 ratings 4.7 out of 5 star rating

Substitute rice for orzo pasta to make this risotto-style 'orzotto', packed with pancetta and peas. It makes a lovely and quick midweek meal for the family

35 mins
Easy
36 ratings 4.8 out of 5 star rating

A creamy bowl of autumnal comfort makes the perfect vegetarian dinner party dish

1 hr and 15 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
20 ratings 4.4 out of 5 star rating

Barley and broccoli are packed with vitamins to lower cholesterol and regulate your appetite. This vegan, low-calorie supper will keep you fuller for longer

45 mins
Easy
Healthy
Vegan
9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

We consulted no less than three great Italian cooks to come up with this classic spring vegetable risotto

1 hr and 10 mins
Easy
Vegetarian
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