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Old 03-09-2016, 09:45 AM   #1
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Smile Long Grain Rice

Can I make a rice pudding with this?
It's the Easy Cook type.
Your help would be appreciated..


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Old 03-09-2016, 11:07 AM   #2
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You can make rice pudding from almost any type of rice, even black & red. However, the texture & consistency will change if you change the rice.

If by Easy Cook Type, you mean something similar to our Minute Rice, I suspect the texture may be a little mushy, but it will still be rice pudding.

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Old 03-09-2016, 11:21 AM   #3
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Long Grain Rice

I made rice pudding all the time with Minute Rice (like Silversage, I'm assuming that's what your Easy Cook is) many eons ago, as did my mom and grandma. Turned out just fine.
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Old 03-09-2016, 11:35 AM   #4
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It's Tescos Easy Cook LONG Grain Rice..
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Old 03-09-2016, 01:57 PM   #5
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I must confess to never having made a rice pudding, but my mother, MiL and wife all used a short grain rice for puddings.
The term 'Easy cook' rice amuses me. I mean, cooking rice isn't exactly hard. I expect it really means 'quick cook', but again, I've never found it to be much faster than ordinary rice.
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