Vavo lidia's sweet rice pudding.
- 5 c
- milk, scalded
- 1 c
- short- grain rice
- 1/2 tsp
- 1 c
- peel of whole orange,without pith,in large pieces.
- cinnamon, ground,(for dusting over rice)
- zest of orange.
REMOVE FROM HEAT.
PLACE over medium -high heat, cover and bring to a boil .
REDUCE the heat to medium- low a stirring constantly,cook the rice just until the water evaporates,being careful NOT TO BURN IT.
COVER and continue to simmer the rice for another 20to 25 minutes until it is almost done.
Continue to simmer for 5 minutes more. STIRRING constantly , until the sugar is dissolved .
THE pudding should be somewhat think,like oatmeal.
IT will continue to thicken as it cools.
IN a design or initials of a guest of honor.
CHILL, CHILL. SERVE chilled or bring to room temperature for serving.
ENJOY IT for we all do in this huge family of our. THANKS MOM LOVE ALWAYS YOUR LOVING DAUGHTER. GORETTI