"Calas" for Breakfast

Calas For Breakfast Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Darcia Shroyer


Every so often ladies need to have tea parties with our mothers, our daughters or our sweethearts..these little pockets of goodness have always brought wonderful memories, cheered up the blues.
You can compliment with fruit,steamed vegetables..I like asparagus or add meats such as bacon,ham,wonderful sausages,Cajun pulled pork...simple,versatile & oh so good :)D.


★★★★★ 1 vote

makes 12
10 Min
20 Min


  • 2 c
    cooked rice
  • 6 Tbsp
  • 3 Tbsp
    sugar (heaping)
  • 2 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp
  • dash(es)
    freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1/4 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2
    large eggs
  • ·
    vegetable oil for frying
  • ·
    confectioners' sugar for dusting

How to Make "Calas" for Breakfast


  1. Cook your rice as directed. Cool to room temperature.
  2. In a large bowl place the cooled rice. Add your flour,sugar,baking powder,salt and nutmeg. Stir lightly until combined well.
  3. Then add your vanilla and eggs. Again, stir together lightly until well combined.
  4. In a larger skillet bring 2 inches (approx.) of vegetable oil to 360 degrees.
  5. Using the (2) spoon method and about 1-2 Tablespoons of your rice mixture form into little egg shapes and carefully drop into the hot oil. Fry until a golden brown then place onto paper towels to drain and cool for about 5 minutes.
  6. Place onto a serving dish, sprinkle lightly with confectioners sugar. Perfect for breakfast, brunch or anytime you want to serve something special for your family and friends.

Printable Recipe Card

About "Calas" for Breakfast

Course/Dish: Other Breakfast
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 3 Comments & Reviews

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

23 Blissful Blueberry Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

I mean, who doesn't love blueberries? From breakfast to dessert, these blueberry recipes are berry phenomenal.

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-Worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents Recipe

Sausage Cream Cheese Crescents

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easiest and best finger food you'll ever eat! Sausage, cream cheese, cheese and croissants - what could go wrong? Perfect for an appetizer or breakfast food, this will be your...