Arangini (Italian Rice Balls)

Crispy meatball-sized appetizers with deep fried outsides and moist herb and cheese insides.

Bring water to a boil in a saucepan. Stir in the rice, and add the garlic, bay leaf and salt. Return to a boil, reduce heat to low, cover, and simmer for 30 minutes, or until rice is tender....


  • 3 3/4 cups water
  • 1 1/3 cups uncooked brown rice
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 4 ounces thinly sliced prosciutto, chopped
  • 4 ounces mozzarella cheese, diced
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil
  • 3 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil, divided
  • 5 egg whites, divided
  • 3 tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup dry bread crumbs
  • 3 cups vegetable oil for frying

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