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Riso Venere ai Gamberetti e Zucchini (Venus Black Rice with Prawns and Zucchini)

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"A delicate alternative to white rice, this recipe will satisfy sophisticated palates with the unbeatable combination of prawns and courgettes!"
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40 m servings 459
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil; add rice and cook until tender, about 18 minutes.
  2. Heat 3 tablespoons olive oil in a skillet over medium heat; cook and stir shallot until translucent, about 3 minutes. Stir zucchini into shallot mixture.
  3. Mix prawns and white wine into zucchini mixture; bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until wine evaporates and prawns are fully cooked, 5 to 10 minutes.
  4. Drain rice and stir in chives. Toss rice with the prawn mixture and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Drizzle 1 teaspoon olive oil over mixture.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 459 calories; 13.3 59.8 13.9 54 16 Full nutrition

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Very, very good. My rice took a bit longer, but the method is easy enough to follow. Thank you for the recipe.