Curried Risotto Balls

Curried Risotto Balls


Servings 24
Time Needed Prep
Ingredients 4
Difficulty Medium

Rating (click to rate)

3.5 based on 4 ratings.


  • 2.5 cups Coconut Curry Risotto
  • 2 cups Breadcrumbs
  • 2 Egg
  • Oil For Deep Frying

Nutrition Information

Qty per
9g serve
Qty per
Energy 54cal 619cal
Protein 1.04g 12.06g
Fat (total) 0.6g 6.94g
 - saturated 0.2g 2.28g
Carbohydrate 1.38g 15.95g
 - sugars 0.02g 0.27g
Dietary Fibre 0.08g 0.96g
Sodium 22mg 258mg

Nutritional information does not include the following ingredients: Coconut Curry Risotto, Oil

Please Note - Nutritional information is provided as a guide only and may not be accurate.

Curried Risotto Balls are tasty little morsels are a fantastic way to use up any leftover risotto you might have.

Curried Risotto Balls | Stay At Home Mum

Whenever I make risotto I know I always use way too much and end up eating it for days after.  So this is a great way to use up that risotto in a delicious way.

Curried Risotto Balls | Stay At Home Mum

We used leftover Green Curry Risotto to make our Curried Risotto Balls, but you can use whatever flavour you have also.

Curried Risotto Balls | Stay At Home Mum


  1. Preheat deep fryer to 190 degrees.

  2. Lightly beat eggs in a small bowl, set aside. Pour panko crumbs into a small bowl also and set aside

  3. Roll a tablespoon of risotto into a ball, dip in egg; roll in panko crumbs and set aside on a plate. Repeat until all risotto is made into balls.

  4. Place 6 balls in deep fryer basket and fry until golden brown, between 1-2 minutes. Remove and drain on paper towel. Continue to cook in small batches until all balls are cooked.

  5. Serve with greek yoghurt as a dipping sauce or as a side dish for chicken or fish.

Recipe Hints and Tips:

  • Curry Risotto Balls are suitable for freezing for up to 3 months, or kept refrigerated in an airtight container for up to 2 days.
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Lydia Williams

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