Traditional Mexican Arroz Con Leche Recipe

Traditional Mexican Arroz Con Leche Recipe

Arroz Con Leche Recipe

Mexican Style Rice Pudding

Time of Preparation:  10 minutes

Cooking Time: 25 minutes

Total Time: 35 minutes

Ingredient List:

  • 1 cup Rice
  • 2 Cinnamon Sticks
  • 4 cups Water
  • 12 oz. Evaporated Milk
  • 1/2 cup Sugar
  • 3 tablespoons Butter
  • Pinch of Salt

ArrozConLeche Ingredients



ArrozConLeche RiceBoilPour water into a pan and bring to a boil. Add rice and cinnamon sticks. Simmer until all the water is consumed (approximately 15 minutes).

ArrozConLeche SugarPour sugar into rice and mix.

ArrozConLeche LPOURAdd evaporated milk and stir.

ArrozConLeche ButterAdd butter and stir until completely melted.


Continue to cook on low heat until rice is tender, stirring every so often so rice will not stick to the bottom of the pan. Remove the cinnamon sticks before serving. Garnish with a sprinkle of ground cinnamon.