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Arroz Con Leche

Classic rice pudding
Arroz con leche

Photo courtesy of Nestlé

Creamy and sweet with a cinnamon kick and orange twist, this arroz con leche (rice pudding) will surely warm your heart and belly.

Recipe courtesy of Nestlé

Ready in
1 h and 10 m
10 m
(prepare time)
1 h
(cook time)
Calories Per Serving


  • 1 navel orange
  • 1 Cup long-grain white rice
  • 2 Cups water
  • 3 Cups fat free milk
  • 14 Ounces NESTLÉ LA LECHERA Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 1 Teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 Pinch of salt
  • 2 cinnamon stick


PEEL orange rind from orange.

POUR rice and water into a medium, heavy-bottomed saucepan and heat over medium heat.

Once it comes to a boil, boil gently for 5 minutes. 

STIR in milk, sweetened condensed milk, vanilla extract, salt, orange rind and 1 cinnamon stick. 

COOK, stirring occasionally, for 40 to 45 minutes.

Remove from heat and allow to cool.

Remove orange rind and cinnamon stick. 

SPOON into bowls; grate fresh cinnamon over pudding.

Serve warm or chilled.