I know, you probably think that risotto is hard or that it takes a long time. Neither is true. Risotto is just rice that you need to stir while you are doing other things. As long as you have good rice …bingo… easy perfect weeknight dinner I’ve talked about rice for risotto before but, I’m going to take a minute to run through that again because it is not just about buying expensive rice, it’s about why. The rice you use to cook risotto is Arborio rice. That’s its type like Jasmine or Basmati or medium grained Calrose. Within those families are different grades and types. Arborio is a name for the general family of rice that is prized for it’s starchiness and there are different types within it’s family….