Risotto with Fried Egg

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Apples for Jam

By Tessa Kiros

Published 2010

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These are all the things my family loves — white risotto, egg, parmesan — on one plate. The egg yolk must be soft when you serve it so that it can drip into the rice, and we like the white to be golden and frayed around the edge.


  • 40 g( oz) butter
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil


Heat half the butter and 2 tablespoons of oil in a heavy-based pan suitable for making risotto. Sauté the shallots over low heat until light gold and then stir in the rice with a wooden spoon. Stir for a