Cajun Spiced Chicken Risotto

Risotto cooked in a pressure cooker comes out creamy with just the right bite to the rice, and no stirring is needed. Green tea adds a mild herb flavor to the cooking liquid in this Cajun-seasoned risotto.

Serves: 8
Serving Size: 1 cup
15 mins Prep time 15 mins Cook time
15 mins Prep time
15 mins Cook time
  • Mix Cajun seasoning, garlic salt and ground coriander. Sprinkle chicken with 1 tablespoon of the seasoning mixture. Heat oil in open pressure cooker on medium-high heat. Add chicken; cook and stir 3 minutes or until browned. Add onions; cook and stir 3 minutes or until softened. Add water and green tea packets. Bring to boil.

  • Stir in rice, bell peppers, sausage and remaining seasoning mixture. Close lid. Bring pressure cooker to full pressure on high heat. Cook 5 minutes. Remove from heat. Let stand 5 minutes.

  • Run cold water over pressure cooker to release the pressure. Remove lid. Remove tea bags. Stir in onions.

Cooking tip

Be sure to read the instruction manual that comes with your pressure cooker to familiarize yourself with the features of your cooker.

Nutrition information

(Amount per serving)

  • 355Calories: 355Cholesterol: 68mg
  • Sodium: 1178mgProtein: 19g
  • Total Fat: 11gFiber: 4g
  • Carbohydrate: 45g