Mediterranean Rice pudding is in very popular, where it is often sprinkled with cinnamon. Mediterranean people are masters at creating deliciously amazing desserts. It was my favorite dessert dish during my stay in the Mediterranean countries. Learn how to make the delicious Mediterranean Rice Dessert Recipe.



Mediterranean Rice Dessert Recipe

Can cream rice milk pudding, 450 g

Cornflour, 1 tbsp

Milk, 150 ml

Sugar, 2 tbsp

Egg yolk, 1 large

Grated lemon zest, 1 small

Grated chocolate, to decorate


Preparation Method:

Mediterranean Rice Dessert Recipe

Turned the creamed rice into a saucepan and set over low heat

Blend the cornflour with 2-3 tablespoons of milk then stir half the remaining milk. Add the corn-flour mixture to the rice together with the sugar. Bring slowly to the boil, stirring and simmer for 2 minutes.

Beat the egg yolk with the remaining milk then stir into the rice pudding. Add the lemon zest and simmer, keep stirring for 2 minutes more.

Remove the pan from the heat and pour the pudding into 4 individual dessert bowls. Sprinkle a little-grated chocolate over each pudding.

Serve Mediterranean Rice Dessert hot or chilled.


Cook’s Notes

Mediterranean Rice Dessert Recipe


Preparation and cooking take about 10 minutes. Remember to allow chilling time if serving cold.


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