Chicken & Shiitake Mushroom Risotto.

Wednesday 5th October 2011

“Oooh, that’s not fair! What’s that?” He asked, as if it mattered. ๐Ÿ˜‰ “I want that!”

“Of course you do.” I said sarcastically.

My son, Zephy, has taken to saying this to anything that I have on my plate that he doesn’t have on his.

“Can I have a bit?” He asked leaning in a taking a fork full of my risotto. “Why can’t I have that?”

“Because yours has got mushrooms in it & can’t eat mushrooms.” I told him.

I knew I should have made us all the same thing but I had some dried shiitake mushrooms to use up & I’m trying to be aware that even if I can’t eat something I should continue to make it for my wife & son so they don’t lose out on the good stuff. Mine was the same as theirs, but instead of mushrooms I used sun dried tomatoes.

“Mmmm…that’s nice.” He said taking another mouthful.

He’s lucky I can’t make small amounts of anything. I boxed up a portion & put it in the freezer for a rainy day. Maybe it will rain this weekend. ๐Ÿ™‚

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5 Responses to Chicken & Shiitake Mushroom Risotto.

  1. Stef says:

    They say the grass is always greener on the other side… I’m sure BOTH versions were lovely. ๐Ÿ™‚

  2. Sounds wonderful, looks fabulous, and now I want some!

  3. roger edwards says:

    put me down for 2 helpings

  4. Mistral Zagni says:

    Avery tasty risotto……in fact both types were yummy!

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