This month we will be cooking Risotto.
It was a tight race, but risotto edged out the competition. If you'd like to view the voting thread, click here:
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Marcella Hazan talks about insaporire being what one does to draw out and develop the flavor of several ingredients. Speaking of risotto, she says:
"The guiding principle of insaporire is to cause an ingredient to bond its flavor to that of another and thus expand both."
A romantic notion, and a romantic dish, for the month of valentines.