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Chicken Liver Risotto
serves 4

1 tablespoon olive oil
3 cloves garlic, crushed
1 medium onion, chopped
1 heaped tablespoon fresh sage, roughly chopped
1 cup brown mushrooms, sliced
2 cups arborio rice
1 1/2 - 2 litres simmering chicken stock
pepper to taste
parmesan shavings
50g butter
4 large bacon rasher, lean, rindless and diced
400g chicken livers, sinews removed

In a large heavy based pot, heat oil, add garlic, onion, sage and mushrooms. Cook until mushrooms are tender, add rice. Saute for 3-4 min, stirring continuously. add 2 cups of dimmering stock and stir occasionally until absorbed. Continue adding stock in this fashion until rice is tender. Heat butter in a separate saute pan and add bacon and livers. Saute 7-10 minutes until livers are just cooked. Add mixture to risotto and stir gently through.

Serve topped with freshly chopped sage and parmesan shavings. Serve immediately.

(note - overcooking of livers will make them dry and crumbly)

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