Chanterelle Mushroom Risotto

Are you looking for a delicious and comforting dish to warm up your evenings? Look no further than this Chanterelle Mushroom Risotto recipe! Chanterelle mushrooms have a unique flavor that pairs perfectly with creamy risotto, creating a dish that is both elegant and satisfying. In this blog post, we will explore the step-by-step process of making this delectable dish, from selecting the freshest ingredients to achieving the perfect creamy texture. Join us on this culinary journey as we delve into the world of Chanterelle Mushroom Risotto.


  • 1 cup Arborio rice
  • 3 cups chicken or vegetable broth
  • 1/2 cup white wine
  • 1 shallot, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 pound chanterelle mushrooms, cleaned and sliced
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley, chopped for garnish


  1. Heat the chicken or vegetable broth in a saucepan and keep it warm over low heat.
  2. In a separate large skillet, heat the olive oil and butter over medium heat.
  3. Add the shallot and garlic to the skillet and sauté until translucent.
  4. Add the sliced chanterelle mushrooms to the skillet and cook until they are golden brown and tender.
  5. Stir in the Arborio rice and cook for a few minutes until the rice is lightly toasted.
  6. Pour in the white wine and cook until it has been absorbed by the rice.
  7. Begin adding the warm broth to the skillet, one ladleful at a time, stirring constantly and allowing each addition to be absorbed before adding more.
  8. Continue this process until the rice is creamy and cooked to al dente, about 18-20 minutes.
  9. Stir in the Parmesan cheese and heavy cream until well combined.
  10. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  11. Remove the skillet from the heat and let it sit for a few minutes to allow the flavors to meld together.
  12. Serve the chanterelle mushroom risotto hot, garnished with chopped fresh parsley.


Enjoy this delicious and creamy chanterelle mushroom risotto as a comforting and satisfying meal. The earthy flavor of the mushrooms combined with the creamy texture of the risotto makes for a perfect dish to impress your family and friends.