Nov 22, 2010

RIZ AU LAIT- FRENCH RICE PUDDING

Rice pudding is a dessert made with rice and milk are found neary every area of the world.With different variations it is served as a poridge, dinner or dessert. When used as a dessert it is commonly served with sweetener.Recipe is almost the same in every country.The dessert is boild like Indian Kheer or payasam or baked like Sütlaç Turkish rice pudding.In France it is a creamy rice pudding cooked in both ways(boiling abd baked ways) with chopped fresh fruits and served as a dessert. Cooking method is almost same like Indian rice pudding only thing they use egg yolks, vanilla,cinnamon. It tasted really great with choped strawberrys.
RECIPE SOURCE :-- FAMOUS FRENCH DESSERTS

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serves 6 people if you want can reduce the ingredients.
INGREDIENTS:--
Milk --- 4 cups
Vanilla -- 1 pod (scrap the seeds) or 1 tea sp extract
Cinnamon -- a big pinch
Sugar -- 1/2 cup or according to your taste.
Arbirio rice -- 1 cup can use any other round short grain rice.
Unsalted butter -- 3 tab sp
Egg yolks - 2 egg yolks
Salt -- a pinch
METHOD:---
1. Heat milk in a heavy bottom pan add vanilla extract (cut the vanilla pod and scrape the seeds in to milk if you are using vanilla pod),salt a pinch and let the milk boil in a very low flame.
2. Now boil 4 cups of water add rice and cook till half done.
3. Remove the rice from hear and strain the water.
4. Add this half done rice to the boiling milk.
5. Cover and let it cook for 40 minuts in a very low heat keep string in between.
6.Add butter and stir well.
7.Add egg yolks one by one and stir well,add cinnamon mixwell and switch off the heat.
Serve warm or cild with chopped fruits like raisins,cherries,straberrys or any other fruits you like.
This delicious creamy rice pudding goes to priya's AWED-FRENCH event by DK OF CHEFINYOU

13 comments:

Sharmilee! :) said...

Very tempting pudding

Hari Chandana said...

very new to me.. looks too good and gr8 presentation.. thanks for sharing dear !!

shaikh said...

in case of non availiblity of arbiro rice cannt we use normal desi rice? does it look like kheer!

Nithya said...

Oh this is so yummy :)

Apu said...

Yumm!! That looks so tempting.

Priya said...

This riz au lait is my daughter's favourite, she loves it a lot, tempting pudding dear, thanks for sending to AWED..

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

wow - lovely pudding!

Rekha shoban said...

yummy pudding...nice presentaion!!

aipi said...

Delicious..very elegant dessert !

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rekhas kitchen said...

@Mr. Shaikh Yes u can make it with any short grain round rice.

Uma said...

mmm. mouth-watering!! Yummy pudding.

How are you Rekha? Long time, right?

saritha said...

looking great...






Dr.Sameena Prathap
said...

Hey,

Lovely pudding dear...Have to hunt for some french recipes...have no clue!!:)

Dr.Sameena@

http://www.myeasytocookrecipes.blogspot.com