White Chocolate-Cherry Rice Pudding

Enjoy this pudding that’s made with cherries, rice and chocolate – a tasty dessert that’s ready in just 15 minutes.

  • prep time 15 min
  • total time 15 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 8

Ingredients

3
1/2 cups milk
1/3 cup dried cherries
2
tablespoons packed light brown sugar
1
tablespoon butter
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/8 teaspoon salt
1
cup uncooked instant white rice
1
box (4-serving size) white chocolate sugar-free instant pudding and pie filling mix
Cinnamon sticks, if desired
  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, stir 11/2 cups of the milk, the cherries, brown sugar, butter, cinnamon and salt. Heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring occasionally. Stir in rice; reduce heat to low. Cover; simmer 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 Meanwhile, make pudding mix as directed on package, using remaining 2 cups milk. Stir prepared pudding into rice mixture. Serve warm. Garnish with cinnamon sticks.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    157
    ,
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    4g
    4%
    (Saturated Fat
    2g,
    2%
    ),
    Sodium
    264mg
    264%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    27g
    27%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
    ),
    Protein
    4g
    4%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    0%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    0%;
    Exchanges:
    1 Starch; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
    © 2013 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved