Rice is a very important ingredient for the Mediterranean cuisine, Risotto been one of an Italian classic. Making Risotto is a very specific technique and any shortcuts should avoid if you are looking for the Real Risotto. Once you master the skills you can make risotto with an infinite combination of ingredients.
But if you don't have time to stir a perfect risotto, try the Pilaf Rice cooked in the oven. You will be surprised how easy and delicious it is.