We had lots of home improvement projects on our list today so this was the perfect dinner…easy to put together…and after a full day of labor this was a very filling meal…if you do not like seasfood you could easily change it out to chicken….enjoy!
Creamy Shrimp & Crab Risotto
3½ cups reduced sodium chicken broth, warmed
1½ cups Arborio rice
1½ tablespoons Garlic Garlic Seasoning **
1 pound (51-60 count) raw shrimp, peeled and deveined
1 (8 ounce) package flaked imitation crab, broken apart
1 cup half & half
1 packet Creamy Crab Cheese Ball Mix **
½ cup grated Parmesan cheese, optional
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Preheat oven to 350°F. In a greased 13×9-inch baking dish, combine first 5 ingredients.
Bake, covered, 50-60 minutes or until liquid is absorbed. Meanwhile, in small bowl, whisk together half & half and Creamy Crab Cheese Ball Mix.
Remove risotto from oven. Stir in creamy crab sauce and cheese; stir until cream. Salt and pepper as desired.
Makes 6 servings OR 4 servings + 2 leftover servings. Serve with green salad.Make ahead & freeze: Combine rice, Garlic Garlic™ Seasoning, shrimp and crab in a gallon freezer bag. Seal well, label and freeze. Thaw completely. Continue with step 1.
For remix Seafood Risotto Rice Soup recipe: Place 2 servings of risotto (2 2/3 cups) in a storage container. Refrigerate up to 2 days.