Go Back
+ servings
easy arroz con leche with sweetened condensed milk.

Extra Creamy Rice Pudding (Arroz con Leche)

Arroz con leche (rice pudding) is one of the easiest and most delicious Mexican desserts. 
Course Dessert
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword arroz con leche, dessert, rice pudding
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 5 Cups
Calories 512kcal


  • 1 1/2 cups of long grain white rice
  • 1 cup of water
  • 2 cups of milk
  • 1 cup of evaporated milk
  • 1 tablespoon of butter
  • 1 sweetened condensed milk
  • 32 oz French Vanilla Liquid Coffee Creamer
  • 4 egg yolks beaten
  • 3 sticks of cinnamon
  • 3 cloves
  • 1 tsp Lemon zest optional


  • Begin by toasting the cinnamon sticks and cloves until you can begin to smell them.
  • Add the water, evaporated milk, rice, milk, and butter and cook over medium high heat.
  • Bring to a boil and bring to a simmer, stirring occasionally until the rice is cooked through and liquid is almost completely evaporated (20-30 minutes).
  • Set aside.
  • In a separate pot, combine the Coffee-Mate Liquid Creamer with the La Lechera sweetened condensed milk and stir well. Bring to a boil for two minutes and add the egg yolks, stirring rapidly with a whisk.
  • Let boil for two additional minutes until it has thickened.
  • Add this mixture to the rice mixture and stir well.
  • Add raisins, nuts, or fruit.
  • Serve hot or cold!


Serving: 1Cup | Calories: 512kcal | Carbohydrates: 68g | Protein: 12g | Fat: 12g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 184mg | Sodium: 131mg | Potassium: 375mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 22g | Vitamin A: 495IU | Vitamin C: 1.7mg | Calcium: 302mg | Iron: 1.1mg