Risotto with saffron

Risotto with saffron

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Italian Carnaroli rice seasoned with saffron. A typical recipe from the north of Italy, this risotto with its delicate taste is the perfect match for cheese sauces as well as chicken or fish dishes.

Preparation and usage
1- Melt a knob of butter in a pan (as an alternative to butter you can heat up 3 tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil).
2- Pour the risotto and toast for one or two minutes.
3- Add a glass of white wine (or water or broth) and stir until the wine has evaporated.
4- Cook for 15-18 minutes, stirring and adding small amounts of broth during cooking.
5- Serve piping hot on its own or mix it with your favourite pesto

Tip: once in the dish add a generous amount of parmesan and a dazzle of EVO oil

Ingredients: Carnaroli rice (Italian origin) 97%, onion, carrot, chives, garlic, saffron in strands 0.05%

Nutritional Info (for 100g)
Energy 1,704kJ / 401Kcal
Fats 0.5g
- of which saturates 0.1g
Carbs 91g
- of which sugars 1g
Fibres 3g
Proteins 8.2g
Salt traces

Suitable for vegetarians. Without colouring or preservatives

Keep it in a dry location

Delivery Information
We deliver throughout England, Wales, Scotland with the exception of The Scottish Highlands & Islands, Norther Ireland, The Isles of Scilly and The Isle of Man.

All of our deliveries are sent from our warehouse partner in East Sussex UK, where the products are collected, packed and shipped. We deliver your order in a box via our preferred courier DHL, although in some rare cases we may use a different courier.

Delivery Instructions
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If no one is available to accept the delivery, an email/card notification is sent to you, letting you know that DHL tried to deliver the goods.
DHL will try and re-deliver again up to 2 times, starting from the following day.

Should no one be at home, the parcel will be available for collection from the closest DHL depot. Information on the depot location can be found on the DHL communication left after the third delivery attempt (usually via card or email/text notification).

Should you need to re-arrange the delivery please follow the DHL link here.

Delivery time
Orders are processed within 24 hours after they are placed. 
We deliver next day all orders received by 3pm Monday to Friday*. 
We cannot guarantee next day delivery for orders placed after 3pm (in this case, delivery might take place within 48 hours from order confirmation).

*Orders placed on Friday within 3pm will be delivered on the next available working day (usually Monday unless Bank Holiday)
*Orders placed after 3pm on Friday will be picked up by our courier on the next available working day and delivered the following working day from the pick up date (e.g. an order received at 4pm on Friday will be picked up by DHL on the following Monday and delivered on Tuesday). Pick up and delivery dates might differ due to Bank Holidays.

COVID impact
In rare cases our couriers might not be able to deliver goods next day. 
Due to Covid pandemic, consumer demand has been extremely challenging. Should any delay impact your order, please refer to the DHL tracking system here to locate the delivery.
For any further enquiry on deliveries or parcel location you can also email Eat Amore on contact@eatamore.co.uk. Our customer service will respond as soon as possible. 

Delivery Prices
Free delivery on all orders from £60 and above.
For orders below £60 a £6.95 delivery charge applies (minimum order £30)

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A dish typical of Northern Italy created to tribute the local tradition

product origin

Made with Carnaroli rice which is considered the best rice for risotto. Produced in Piedmont, the most famous region in Italy for rice cultivation. Here the characteristics of the territory and the craftsmanship ability of the people working in the production allow to obtain a compact white rice, high in nutrients and, when cooking, particularly good in absorbing the seasonings and resisting the heat. Thanks to the strong relationship with the territory and the tradition that the Alfieri selection of Risottos is created,according the classic recipes and using exclusively local ingredients. The result is an outstanding product, able to satisfy the finest palate

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