Lemon Risotto

Source: Bon Appétit, May 2002
adapted by http://theresalwaysthyme.blogspot.com

6 cups canned low-salt chicken broth (I needed more)
3 1/2 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 tablespoons olive oil
2 large shallots, chopped
2 cups arborio rice
1/4 cup dry white wine
1 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese (about 3 ounces)
2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley
grated lemon zest AND juice from one lemon

In a large saucepan, bring broth to simmer over medium heat. Melt 1 1/2 tablespoons butter with oil in heavy large saucepan over medium heat. Add shallots and sauté until tender, about 6 minutes. Add rice; stir for about a minute. Add wine and stir until evaporated, about 30 seconds. Add 1 1/2 cups hot broth; simmer until absorbed, stirring frequently. Add remaining broth 1/2 cup at a time, allowing broth to be absorbed before adding more and stirring frequently until rice is creamy and tender, about 40 minutes. Stir in cheese and remaining 2 tablespoons butter. Stir in parsley, lemon juice, and lemon zest. Season risotto with salt and pepper. Transfer to bowl and serve.
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