Chanterelle Risotto with Garlic and Thyme


  1. Bring chicken stock to a simmer in a sauce pot over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to low.
  2. In large skillet melt 3 tablespoons butter over medium heat. Add chanterelles and season with salt and pepper. Sauté until brown and tender.
  3. Add remaining 2 tablespoons butter, onions, sage, and thyme. Season with salt and pepper. Cook until translucent, about 8 minutes. Add garlic, and cook for an additional minute.
  4. Add rice, stirring constantly, until rice is toasted evenly, about 4 minutes. Add wine. Cook, stirring frequently, until most of liquid is absorbed. Repeat process with chicken stock, adding 1 cup at a time. Cook until rice is tender. Serve immediately.


Health Benefits of Chanterelle Risotto

Chanterelle mushrooms have a surprisingly substantial amount of protein. They are also a great source of B vitamins, as well as potassium, zinc and copper. Mushrooms are also known to have powerful anti-inflammatory and immune stimulating properties. The addition of antimicrobial garlic in this chanterelle risotto amplifies those affects!