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Home Cooking Rice Arborio Rice Risotto What's the Difference?

risotto - what kind of rice?

leah | | Feb 12, 2005 10:59 PM

embarassed to admit, i still havent figured out the who cooking with rice thing, as in, what type to use for what, as i almost never cook with rice.

so im thinking about making risotto for a family gather tomorrow, and happen to have a few boxes of long grain rice laying around. can i use this?

most recipes call for arborio - whats the difference?