> Recipes > Rice

Sicilian arancini with arrabiata sauce

Sicilian arancini with arrabiata sauce

Sicilian arancini with arrabiata sauce

PT3H20M

Why not try?

1
In a large pan, bring the vegetable stock to the boil and leave on a simmering heat
  • 600ml of vegetable stock
2
Melt the butter in a pan over a medium heat. Once the butter starts to foam, add the onions and bay leaves. Sweat the onions and season with salt and pepper
  • 50g of unsalted butter
  • 1/2 large white onion
  • 1 bay leaf
  • salt
  • pepper
3
Add the rice to the pan and stir continuously for 2 minutes
  • 200g of Arborio risotto rice
4
Slowly add the hot vegetable stock, one ladle at a time, whilst constantly stirring. Keep cooking and adding the stock until the rice is slightly over-cooked and sticky
5
Once the rice is cooked, add the Bolognese sauce and stir until mixed with the rice. Remove the pan from the heat and set aside
  • 260ml of Bolognese sauce
6
Stir in the truffle flavoured oil, sherry vinegar and garlic. Mix in the Parmesan and mozzarella until combined
  • sherry vinegar to taste
  • 1/2 tbsp of garlic purée
  • 60g of mozzarella cheese
  • 40g of Parmesan
  • 2 tbsp of truffle flavoured olive oil
7
Remove the bay leaves and check the seasoning. Pour the mixture out into a large tray to cool. Once the risotto is cool, shape into bite-size balls
  • salt
  • pepper
8
Arrange the egg whites and the breadcrumbs in separate bowls. Dip each ball into both mixtures, making sure they are completely coated. Set aside in the fridge until firm
  • 2 egg whites
  • 100g of Panko breadcrumbs
9
For the arrabiata sauce, place a pan over a medium heat, sweat the onions and chillies off in the olive oil until soft
  • 1 large white onion
  • 1 1/2 red chillies
  • 1 tsp olive oil
10
Add the cayenne pepper and smoked paprika, season well and stir. Add the balsamic vinegar and sugar to the pan. Stir and leave to reduce until the vinegar begins to thicken
  • 1 1/2 tsp cayenne pepper
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 300ml of balsamic vinegar
  • 40g of caster sugar
11
Once it has reduced, add the chopped tomatoes, bay leaves, thyme, Tabasco and garlic. Stir the mixture well. Leave on a low heat to simmer for at least 2 hours until it reaches a thick consistency. Keep checking the seasoning throughout
  • 3kg tinned chopped tomatoes
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/2 tsp thyme
  • 1/2 tsp Tabasco
  • 1/2 tbsp of garlic purée
  • salt
  • pepper
12
Once the sauce is almost ready to serve, lower the arancini into a deep fat fryer set at 180°C until golden all over. Divide the arrabiata sauce across 10 ramekins and serve with the arancini

Want more recipes like this delivered to your inbox?

Sign up to our newsletter now and we'll send you a hand-picked round-up of the best seasonal recipes and features from the best chefs each week.

Thanks for subscribing

We'll only contact you around once per week with the best recipes and features. You can unsubscribe at any time.

Ingredients

Metric

Imperial

Arancini

Arrabiata sauce

Comments ()

Sicilian arancini with arrabiata sauce

 
Order by
...   ...

(Editing)

>

This comment was edited

Please enter text

Comments must be less than characters

This comment has been deleted

Report this comment

Please state your report in the space below

Please enter text

Reports must be less than 750 characters

loading

>

Please enter text

Comments must be less than characters

(Editing)

>

This comment was edited

Please enter text

Comments must be less than characters

This comment has been deleted

Report this comment

Please state your report in the space below

Please enter text

Reports must be less than 750 characters

loading

>

Please enter text

Comments must be less than characters

Be the first to leave a comment on this page...
...   ...