Risotto cakes with a creamy mushroom sauce and chicken livers

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the risotto cakes 3 tbsp olive oil 30g/1oz butter 1 onion, finely chopped 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 1 tsp finely chopped fresh thyme leaves 1 bay leaf 150g/5½oz Arborio rice 125ml/4fl oz white wine 1 litre/1¾ …

Jerusalem artichoke and black truffle risotto

By Andi Oliver From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the caramelised artichokes and purée 1kg/2lb 4oz Jerusalem artichokes, peeled and chopped into 1in/2cm pieces 25g/1oz butter salt and freshly ground black pepper For the Jerusalem artichoke crisps vegetable oil, for deep-frying …

Pan-fried game with wild mushroom risotto

By Matt Tebbutt From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients For the game 20g/¾oz butter 1 tbsp olive oil 1 sprig thyme 1 garlic clove, finely chopped 1 pheasant breast, bones removed 1 pigeon breast, bones removed 1 partridge breast, bones removed 1 mallard breast, bones removed 2 tbsp brandy 2 tbsp balsamic …

Spelt risotto with purple sprouting broccoli and mushrooms

By Emily Roux From Saturday Kitchen Ingredients 200g/7oz pearled spelt 1 litre/1¾ pints vegetable stock or water 3 tbsp olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 125g/4½oz white wine 2 tbsp unsalted butter 100g/3½oz Parmesan cheese (or similar vegetarian hard cheese), grated 200g/7oz purple sprouting broccoli, halved 200g/7oz mushrooms (preferably …