Clam Risotto with Bacon and Chives

Clam Risotto with Bacon and Chives
Photo by © Melanie Acevedo


  • 2 cups arborio rice
  • 1 cup drained chopped clams
  • 4 tablespoons olive oil
  • ¼ pound bacon, slices cut crosswise into thin strips
  • ¼ teaspoon salt, more if needed
  • ¼ teaspoon fresh-ground black pepper
  • 1 cup dry white wine
  • + 5 more ingredients
    • 3 cloves garlic, minced
    • 3 cups bottled clam juice
    • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh chives or scallion tops
    • 1 onion, chopped
    • 3 cups water, more if needed

1. In a medium saucepan, bring the clam juice and water to a simmer. 2. In a large pot, cook the bacon until crisp. Remove the bacon from the pot and pour off all the fat. In the same pot, heat the oil over moderately low heat. Add the onion and garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, until the o...

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