Greek Rice Pudding

December 21, 2009
4 Ratings
Author Notes

This recipe is from my Mom. The recipe you see I have doubled because I never had enough. It is a great recipe and everyone loves it. If at any time you think this is too thick you can add more milk. It depends how long you cook it as to how thick it gets. —ChocolateDiva

  • Serves 12-15
  • 2 quarts milk
  • 2 cups Rice
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 1 egg
  • 1 piece lemon
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
In This Recipe
  1. Put milk in sauce pan bring to boil with chunk of lemon rind.
  2. Add rice to the milk.
  3. When it comes to a boil lower the heat and simmer till rice is soft.
  4. While this is cooking beat the eggs and sugar together to creamy consistency.
  5. When rice is about done, add a little of the milk mixture to the egg mixture.
  6. Keep beating as you are adding the milk mixture to the egg mixture.
  7. Add a little at a time till it is all folded in.
  8. Cook a few minutes more.
  9. Remove lemon
  10. Pour into individual bowls or a casserole dish.
  11. Sprinkle generously with cinnamon.

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