My all-time favorite food is risotto! After mastering a more traditional and classic risotto recipe, I have been making variations of flavors for fun and unique dishes. Whether served as the main course or a side, these 25+ Unique Risotto Recipes are here to inspire your next meal! This round up has everything from vegetarian to seafood, chicken, sausage, and more!
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Parmesan cheese risotto with fresh mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, fresh basil, and some balsamic. Yum. Get the recipe here!
Typically seen in pasta, puttanesca sauce is made of garlic, tomatoes, olives, anchovies, and capers. Get the recipe from Lavender and Macarons here!
This robust risotto is full of strong Italian flavors. Get the recipe here!
Simple, creamy cheese flavors. Get the recipe from An Italian In My Kitchen here!
A fusion between Mexican food and Italian food, this cheesy and creamy risotto is delicious! Get the recipe here!
A new way to indulge in buttery lobster. Get the recipe from The Flavor Bender here!
A classic Parmesan risotto with corn and asparagus. A great go-to, and you can use whatever vegetables you have on hand. Get the recipe here!
This risotto uses two different tomatoes, highlighting their flavors. Get the recipe from Krumpli here!
Brussels sprouts and thyme make this Parmesan risotto perfect for fall. Get the recipe here!
Super creamy and cheesy with all the same flavors as the dip! Get the recipe here!
How pretty! The risotto turns black from the squid ink. Get the recipe from Greedy Gourmet here!
One of my favorites, this risotto is creamy and rich – perfect for cheese lovers. Get the recipe here!
Look at that color! Get the recipe from A Nerd Cooks here!
The grated zucchini makes this risotto surprisingly light. Get the recipe here!
A GREAT way to use Thanksgiving leftovers when you are sick of sandwiches and soups. Get the recipe here!
Risotto for dessert! You can use brandy or cognac in place of the Calvados. Get the recipe from Lins Food here!
A fun red wine risotto with earthy mushrooms. A great base for your favorite protein. Get the recipe here!
You could also use bacon! Get the recipe here!
Thai flavors of a green curry base, prawns, and chiles. Get the recipe from My Kitchen Love here!
The cabbage gives this risotto a great purple color. Get the recipe from Cooking Chat here!
Which of these 25+ Unique Risotto Recipes are your favorites? I can’t wait to make them all!