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Carbonara Chicken Risotto

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“Chicken in a lucious cream sauce flavored with bacon and Parmesan cheese served over herbed rice.”
READY IN:
40mins
SERVES:
4-6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook rice according to package directions.
  2. Cook bacon in a large skillet until crisp, remove with a slotted spoon and drain on paper towels.
  3. Season chicken with salt and pepper, brown on all sides in 2 tbls of the bacon drippings.
  4. Add garlic and cream, simmer until cream begins to thicken.
  5. Add peas and simmer until peas are heated through.
  6. Reduce heat to low, add 3/4 of the cheese, stir until melted, add the remaining cheese if needed to thicken the sauce.
  7. Serve over risotto, top with bacon and extra cheese if desired.

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