Did you know that risotto is one of the "good luck" dishes included in the Italian New Year's Eve dinner menu? It is served as primo piatto, the first course; with the round shape of its grains, rice represents in fact money and coins in many cultures, and it is a symbol of abundance in general also in Italy.

Happy New Year, then! Here is the Risotto with Mushrooms Recipe

Cinzia Aversa
Italian Food Editor
Also author of the eBook Simple Delicious Italian Recipes.

"Never cook as a chore or duty, or your food will taste like it" C.Aversa.