Portuguese Sweet Rice

Portuguese Sweet Rice My mom would always make this delicious, creamy rice pudding when we were kids. If a thicker rice is desired, increase rice to 1 1/4 cups and add another egg. Sprinkle with cinnamon.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 8 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 5 mins

    COOK : 1 hr

    TOTAL : 1 hr 5 mins

    SERVING : 8

    YIELD : 8 servings

  • In a large saucepan over high heat combine sugar and milk. When bubbles form at the edges, stir in rice and reduce heat to medium-low. Cook 60 minutes, stirring often, until rice is tender. Do not allow to boil.

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  • Remove from heat and vigorously stir in beaten eggs, a little at a time, until well incorporated. Serve warm.

Per Serving: 296 calories; protein 9.5g; carbohydrates 53.2g; fat 5g; cholesterol 61.1mg; sodium 93.2mg.