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Creamy Spinach & Mushroom Risotto

Rated as 4.5 out of 5 Stars

"This creamy and savory risotto can go with almost any dish. Start with Zatarain's Yellow Rice and add mushroom, spinach, onion, heavy cream and Monterey Jack cheese for a side that will get as much attention as the main dish."
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40 m servings 420
Original recipe yields 4 servings (4 cups)


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  1. Melt butter in medium saucepan on medium-high heat. Add mushrooms and onion; cook and stir 2 minutes or until onion begins to soften.
  2. Stir in water and Rice Mix. Bring to boil, stirring occasionally. Reduce heat to low; cover and simmer 20 minutes. Stir in cream and cheese; cover and cook 5 minutes longer or until rice is tender. Stir in spinach. Remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes. Fluff with fork before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 420 calories; 21.6 46.9 4.8 69 1101 Full nutrition

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Wait... a risotto that is creamy and delicious and I didn't have to stand there tending to its every need for an hour? Wow! Now don't get me wrong, one of the reasons I make risotto is to glea...

This recipe was super easy and delicious! My family loved it and we will make it again!