Recipes for sweet rice in various flavor combinations! Find your favorite

Are you one of those people who can’t imagine a morning without a good dose of carbohydrates, but you want to stay fit? The sweet rice in these recipes will satisfy all your taste needs!

Sweet food is not only for children, this dish is also tasty for adults.

You will not regret!

Rice pudding

It is a plump and fluffy dessert, which will be especially good for children.

What will we need

  • butter (for cooking)
  • 130 g of rice
  • 70 g of powdered sugar
  • 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract
  • 800 ml of whole milk
  • 170 ml of double cream
  • nutmeg
  • fruit jam of your choice (strawberry or apricot works well)


  • Heat the oven to 160 degrees
  • Grease a 1.5 liter baking dish with butter
  • Place the rice, sugar, vanilla, milk and cream in a bowl and stir to combine
  • Pour the mixture into the prepared bowl and grate a large layer of nutmeg over it
  • Bake for 1 hour 30 minutes until a brown crust forms on top and the rice is cooked and tender
  • Allow to cool slightly, then divide the warm pudding into bowls and serve with a dollop of jam

There are endless ways to make this sweet rice recipe! Check out our ideas for other variations of rice pudding .

Baking bowl full of sweet baked rice with fruit.

Rice porridge

It is a great start to a busy day. Sweet rice in the morning will start your body, which will function from the nutrients received until lunch without feeling hungry! You can flavor it to your heart’s content, and that’s the best part.

What will we need

  • 200 g of jasmine rice
  • 500 ml of water
  • 1 liter of whole milk
  • 250 ml of coconut milk
  • 3 spoons of sugar
  • pinch of salt

To serve

  1. butter and cinnamon
  2. toasted pecans and coconut flakes,
  3. pomegranate


  • Rinse the rice briefly to remove any impurities
  • Bring the water and rice to a boil in a saucepan over medium-high heat
  • Cook for about 10 minutes or until most of the water is absorbed, stirring occasionally
  • Reduce heat to medium and stir in one 250ml milk
  • Cook, stirring frequently, until most of the milk is absorbed (5-10 minutes)
  • Repeat this step three times
  • Add the coconut milk
  • Stir frequently until the coconut milk is absorbed
  • Stir in the sugar and a pinch of salt
  • Serve warm and drizzle with butter and season to your preference

Sweet porridge does not necessarily have to be made only from rice, take a look at this article, which will tell you how to prepare this delicacy !

Two bowls full of cooked rice with cinnamon sugar and butter.

Milk rice

Rice milk is one of the simplest sweet desserts. Come try this sweet rice recipe with us!

What will we need

  • 250 g of white rice
  • 60 g of sugar
  • pinch of salt
  • 1 liter of milk
  • 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract

To taste

  • Ground cinnamon, to taste
  • Sugar, to taste
  • Fruit compote or fresh fruit


  • Combine the rice, sugar and salt in a large saucepan
  • Stir in the milk and add the vanilla extract
  • Cook the mixture over medium heat and bring to a boil, stirring frequently
  • Reduce the heat and simmer for 30 minutes, or until the rice is tender and the mixture has thickened
  • Serve the sweet milk rice warm with cinnamon and sugar to taste
Glasses of rice cooked in milk and coconut.

Rice fritters

If we have steamed rice or rice porridge left over, we can easily make sweet rice fritters out of it.

What will we need

  • 350 g cooked rice (chilled)
  • 1 large egg
  • ½ teaspoon of vanilla extract
  • ½ teaspoon of cinnamon
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon of oil


  • Mix the remaining rice, egg, vanilla, cinnamon and salt in a bowl
  • Add ½ tablespoon of cooking oil to a large non-stick pan
  • Add some of the rice mixture to the hot pan
  • Use a spatula to press the pile of rice down to form a patty
  • Fry the fritters for a few minutes on each side until crispy on the outside
  • After cooking the first three pancakes, add the second ½ tablespoon of oil to the pan and fry the second batch in the same way

You can also prepare these rice fritters in an ecological Woll frying pan . Check out our review.

A mountain of fritters made from leftover rice.

You can cook sweet rice more healthily and worry-free in a rice cooker. If you don’t have this helper at home yet, you will surely be interested in whether it is worth investing in a rice cooker . In a separate article, you will learn about their advantages and evaluation.

Some rice dishes – pudding or porridge – are served while still hot. Cooking rice may seem complicated at first, but the opposite is true if you know how. It is important to follow one essential rule – for one cup of rice you will need one and a half cups of boiling water.

How to properly cook each type of rice, because there are so many of them, is discussed in this special article on rice , which will enlighten you!

And if you think we haven’t presented you with enough sweet rice recipes, check out the recipes for rice pudding in more ways . We wish you a good taste.

Milan & Ondra

We are both fans of good food and enjoy cooking. On this website, we want to inspire you with traditional, but also less common recipes. We will be happy if you try our recipes and let us know how you liked them. Bon appetite! :)

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