Winter Rice Pudding

This winter rice pudding dessert is the best for pre-soccer practice nights, or just when you need a little comfort!

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Winter Rice Pudding

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 35 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Course Dessert, Snack
Servings 2 Servings


  • 3 cups whole milk
  • ½ cup Arborio rice
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • ¼ tsp vanilla paste
  • ½ tsp cinnamon or 1 cinnamon stick


  • Heat the milk, sugar, vanilla paste, and cinnamon over high heat until boiling.
  • Add rice and reduce heat to simmer, stirring occasionally, for about 25-30 minutes or until rice is tender. *If pudding thickens and rice is still too firm, warm some milk in the microwave and add ¼ cup by ¼ cup until soft.
  • Place in small bowls and serve immediately.