This rice pudding is lovely served warm. It has the appeal of homemade comfort food.
INGREDIENTS (for 1 servings):
- 1 cup uncooked white rice
- 2 cups water
- 3 eggs, beaten
- 2 cups milk
- 1/2 cup white sugar
- 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/3 cup raisins
- 1 pinch ground nutmeg
Place uncooked rice in a 3 quart saucepan, and add water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer for 25 to 30 minutes.
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C).
In a large bowl, combine beaten eggs, milk, sugar, vanilla extract, and salt. Mix well. Stir in rice and raisins. Pour into a 10x6x2 inch baking dish.
Bake uncovered for 30 minutes; stir pudding and sprinkle with nutmeg. Bake additional 30 minutes or until a knife inserted halfway between the edge and the center comes out clean.