Onion Risotto Recipe


Difficulty LevelEasyHealth IndexAverage
CuisineMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Olive oil/Vegetable oil2 Tablespoon
 Uncooked arborio rice/Regular rice / converted rice1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Boiling water4 Cup (64 tbs) (Divided)
 Onion soup mix2 1⁄4 Ounce (1 Envelope Lipton Recipe Secrets)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1023 Calories from Fat 267

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 30 g46.5%

Saturated Fat 4.2 g21%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 5171.4 mg215.5%

Total Carbohydrates 182 g60.8%

Dietary Fiber 4.2 g16.8%

Sugars 14.4 g

Protein 5 g9.5%

Vitamin A 0.2% Vitamin C 3.6%

Calcium 12% Iron 5.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


In heavy-duty medium saucepan, heat oil over medium-high heat and cook rice, stirring constantly, 3 minutes.
Slowly add 1 cup boiling water and onion soup mix, stirring constantly.
Reduce heat to low and simmer, stirring frequently, until water is absorbed.
Continue adding boiling water, 1 cup at a time, stirring frequently, until rice is slightly creamy and just tender.