Arancini (Italian Rice Balls)

“These are great with marinara sauce!”
READY IN:
24mins
SERVES:
4-6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a bowl lightly beat 2 eggs.
  2. Stir in cooked rice, melted butter, Parmesan cheese, garlic (if using) parsley, seasoned salt and pepper.
  3. Cover and refrigerate for 30 minutes.
  4. Roll into 1-1/2-inch balls.
  5. Press a cheese cube into each ball then reshape rice balls.
  6. Place the flour into a small bowl.
  7. Whisk 2 eggs in a small bowl.
  8. Place the dry breadcrumbs in a small bowl.
  9. Dip each ball into flour, then into the egg and then lastly into the breadcrumbs.
  10. Heat oil to 375 degrees, then fry rice balls until golden brown (about 4 minutes).
  11. Drain on paper towels.

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