Arborio Rice is more plump than regular rice and remains tender and moist when cooked. Arborio easily absorbs the flavor of the foods it is prepared with. The ideal rice for a delicious dish of Risotto.
Carnaroli Rice, known as the “king” or “caviar” of risotto rice, is said to produce the creamiest risotto. Carnaroli rice is considered a better risotto rice than Arborio by those who consider it very important that in the risotto the grains are well separated from each other.