Econorm Recipe

Risotto with Butternut Squash – Italy

22 July 2015

 Risotto with Butternut Squash - Italy
Serving cooked rice with vegetables is an ideal way to introduce texture to your baby’s food. For babies between 9-12 months.
Important Note: Econorm is heat sensitive and foods should not be cooked/heated after it has been added.
  • 50g onion, chopped
  • 25g unsalted butter
  • 110g basmati rice
  • 450ml boiling water
  • 150g butternut squash, peeled and chopped
  • 225g ripe tomatoes, skinned, deseeded and chopped
  • 50g Cheddar cheese, grated
  • 1 Sachet Econorm
  1. Saute the onion in half the butter until softened.
  2. Stir in the rice until well coated.
  3. Pour over the boiling water, cover pan with a lid and cook for 8 minutes over a high heat.
  4. Stir in the butternut squash, reduce the heat and cook, covered, for about 12 minutes or until or the water had been absorbed.
  5. Meanwhile, melt the remaining butter in a small saucepan, add the tomatoes and saute for 2-3 minutes,
  6. Stir in the cheese until melted, then stir the tomato and cheese mixture into the cooked rice. Make sure the rice is well cooked.
  7. After it has cooled, add Econorm and serve.