Recipe by Bec
This family favorite came from my great-grandmother Ida Maria, who was born in 1887. She grew up in Dalarna, a province in Sweden, and moved to the United States when she was 16. And now we prepare this recipe every year for the holidays. I love it! It you want, serve with Lingonberries.
Top Review by Yumminess
This is a gorgeous rice pudding! I doubled the rice and used Egg Beaters for half of the eggs. It turned out wonderful! I brought a double recipe to a party, served it with lingonberry jam (bought at Ikea), and the entire thing dissappeared in no time. I am going to try this recipe with brown rice, Egg Beaters, and Splenda, and I'll leave out the butter (it really wasn't necessary). Yum!
- 4 eggs
- 1 cup sugar
- 1⁄2 teaspoon nutmeg
- 1 cup cooked rice (do not use minute rice)
- 1 (12 fluid ounce) can Carnation Evaporated Milk
- 1⁄2-3⁄4 cup low-fat milk
- 2 -3 tablespoons butter, softened
Directions See How It's Made
- In a medium sized bowl, beat 4 eggs lightly, add 1 cup sugar and beat a little.
- Add 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg.
- Add 1 cup cooked rice to the mixture.
- Add 1 can Carnation evaporated milk and stir.
- Pour into a 2 quart dish and add the low-fat milk.
- Sprinkle cinnamon on the top.
- Add butter (small"clicks" on top- each"click" probably 1/2 tablespoon).
- Bake in a 325 degree oven for 1 1/2 hours or until the pudding's top moves a little in the center if you push it gently.