Instant Pot® Spring Vegetable Risotto

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Total Time: 22 minutes

Servings 2 People
Recipe Ingredients:
  • 1/2 cup chopped white onion
  • 1/4 cup chopped leek
  • 1 clove chopped garlic
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2 cup Arborio rice
  • 1 1/2 cup chopped asparagus
  • 1 cup chopped mushrooms
  • 3 cups Pacific Foods Organic Vegetable Broth
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1/2 tsp dried thyme
  • 1/4 tsp sea salt
  • 3/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp lemon zest,
  • 2 tbsp fresh chives to garnish
  • 2 tbsp fresh thyme to garnish
  • Press the “Saute” button to warm up Instant Pot®.
  • Melt butter in warmed Instant Pot®. Add onions, garlic, and leeks and saute for three minutes. Add rice and saute for another three minutes, or until just starting to toast. Press “Cancel” to turn off the "Saute" function.
  • Add the vegetable broth, asparagus, mushrooms, lemon juice, dried oregano, dried thyme, and sea salt to Instant Pot®. Place the lid on the pot with vent closed. Turn to “Manual” on high pressure and select 12 minutes.
  • Once risotto finishes cooking, carefully open vent to release steam. Open the lid of the pot and stir in grated Parmesan cheese.
  • Divide risotto between bowls and garnish with lemon zest and fresh thyme and chives. Enjoy!