1 cup (200 g)uncooked short-grain white rice, washed, soaked 4 hours†
¼ cup (60 mL)water
3 cups (720 mL)unsweetened oat milk
¼ cup (56 g)granulated sugar
2 Tbsp (30 mL)rose water†
¼ tspground cardamom
- To a saucepan on medium-high heat, add the drained rice and water. Let the rice soak up all the water while stirring occasionally, this will take about 5 minutes.
- Add the oat milk, bring the milk to a very light simmer and cook uncovered for 20 - 25 minutes, stirring every few minutes. Stir occasionally.
- When the rice is cooked, add the sugar and cook for 2 more minutes. Make sure to keep an eye on it, as the sugar can burn quickly.
- Remove the pan from the heat, stir in the rosewater and cardamom, and allow it to cool off completely. Garnish with cinnamon**, rose petals, and pistachios, and enjoy!
- †Traditionally the rice is soaked. If not soaked, simply add more milk. For every 1 cup of dry rice, 4 cups of milk should do the trick.
- †Rosewater is a common ingredient in some Middle Eastern cuisines and gives the recipe a floral taste. You might find it in your local Asian supermarket. If you’re not accustomed to the taste, consider adding less to start.
- ** Cinnamon is traditionally only added to the top decoratively, but as a kid, I preferred it when my mum mixed it into my rice while it was cooking. You're welcome to do the same if you're also a cinnamon lover!
- Store in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 3 days.
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Nutrition per serving
Calories 324 kcal
|Total fat||5.1 g|
|Saturated fat||0.4 g|
|Trans fat||0.0 g|
|Total carbs||62.9 g|
|Dietary fiber||1.4 g|
|Total sugars||19.2 g|
|Added sugars||14.0 g|
|Vitamin A||152 μg RAE|
|Vitamin B6||0.1 mg|
|Vitamin B12||1 μg|
|Vitamin C||0.0 mg|
|Vitamin D||3 μg|
|Vitamin E||0.0 mg|
|Vitamin K||0 μg|
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