Rice and Raisin Temptation

Creamy rice pudding prepared in minutes.



  • 2 1/4 cups milk
  • 3/4 cup California raisins
  • 1/2 cup arborio rice
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3 tablespoons Amaretto liqueur (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup whipping cream


In heavy saucepan bring milk, raisins, rice, sugar and salt just to boil. Immediately reduce heat; cover and simmer 25 to 30 minutes until most of the milk has been absorbed. Remove from heat; stir in liqueur and vanilla. Cool to room temperature. Whip cream; fold into rice mixture. Spoon into dessert dishes; chill.

Nutrition Facts Per Serving

Calories 350 (42% from fat); Total Fat 17g (sat 10g, mono 5g, poly 1g, trans 0g ); Cholesterol 60mg; Protein 6g; Carbohydrate 44g; (Dietary Fiber 2g; Sugars 28g; ); Iron 1mg; Sodium 260mg; Calcium 151mg; Potassium 325mg

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