Pea and Prawn Risotto

Pea and Prawn Risotto
A healthy and nutritious family meal that doubles as a lunchbox filler for your child's food flask. Our Mummy Cooks Food Flask will keep it hot until your child's lunch break. 
 

50g unsalted butter
1 onion, finely chopped
1l of low-salt vegetable stock
250g risotto rice
450g frozen peas
300g frozen prawns
Large handful of freshly grated parmesan, plus extra to serve

Heat half the butter in a large saucepan over a medium heat. Add the onion, and gently sauté for about 5 minutes until soft. 

Add the rice to the onion, and stir until all of the rice has been coated by the butter.

Add the stock in, a ladleful at a time, stirring frequently and waiting until all of the stock has been absorbed by the rice, before adding another ladleful.

After about 10-15 minutes, add the peas; stir in well before continuing to add the stock.

Once all of the stock has been added, stir in the prawns.

Allow the prawns to heat up in the mixture for a minute or two before removing it from the heat and adding in the remaining butter along with a large handful of freshly grated parmesan. 

Main ingredients
Shellfish, Fish, Vegetables, Stock/Broth

Recipe Type
Dinner, Family Dinners, Lunch Box

Storage:
This recipe is perfect for a school lunch in our Mummy Cooks Food Flask.
 
4 months+ - Not suitable due to texture.

6-9 months – Blended with some texture. Store in your 3oz or 4oz Babypotz.

9-12 months – Minced and mashed with soft lumps. Store in your 5oz or 6oz Babypotz.

Finger food – Serve as is, and allow your baby to pick up. Store in your 8oz portion pot and heat as required.

Children over 12months+ and the rest of the family - Serve as is, and store in 8oz Toddler12oz Adult portion pots.
 
 
For more delicious recipes and storage solutions for your family, visit www.mummycooks.ie
 

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