Easy recipe for Mexican Arroz con Leche, Rice pudding.  Arroz con Leche is a  delicious Mexican dessert made from boiled rice, mixed with milk, sugar, and cinnamon.

Arroz con Leche Recipe Ingredients

  • ½ cup raisins
  • ¼ sherry
  • ½ cup long-grain white rice 1
  • cinnamon stick
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 4 cups milk Ground cinnamon, for dusting
  • Lemon rind
  • Pinch of salt
  • Water

Recipe Directions

Soak rice in enough hot water to cover for 10 minutes. Rinse in cold water and drain. Place in a saucepan with lemon rind.

Add 1 cup of water and a pinch of salt. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and cover and simmer until all water has evaporated. Remove rind.

Add milk, sugar, and cinnamon to taste.

Cook uncovered until most of the milk has been evaporated.

Add raisins and sprinkle with cinnamon powder.

Arroz con Leche is delicious served chilled or at room temperature.

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