Risotto Nero with Squash & Burrata
Oakes makes this gorgeous risotto with Venere black rice, a naturally black short-grain rice. The glossy grains are especially striking served with the golden butternut squash puree and creamy white burrata. Slideshow: Rice Pilaf RecipesRecipe from Food & Wine Best New Chefs All-Star Cookbook
Venere black rice (riso Venere) is a short-grain rice that is less milled and more nutritious than other types of rice. It is available at specialty stores and amazon.com.
Fruit-forward South African Chenin Blanc.