1  cup rice, washed and drained 1½  cups (360 ml) milk 1  vanilla bean Pinch of salt Raisins optional ½  cup sugar 1 egg, beaten


Place rice in 3-quart (3 L) Saucepan, add enough water to cover rice, cover (vent open), and bring to a boil over medium-high heat. As soon as the water has been absorbed (about 10 minutes), add milk, vanilla bean, and salt. Raisins can be added if desired.

Cover (vent closed) and reduce the heat to medium-low, cook for 10 minutes.  Remove from heat.

Combine the sugar and beaten egg, mix well, add to rice mixture, mixing thoroughly. Cover (vent closed) and let stand to finish cooking, about 5-7 minutes. Serve warm or chilled.