Thursday, November 10, 2011

Rice Kugel

Recorded November, 2011. Adapted from The Settlement Cook Book, 1965 edition. Can be used in a Kosher meal. A Family Favorite.
1 c long-grain rice
4 c water
1 t salt
4 eggs
1/4 c sugar
1/2 t ground cinnamon
scant cup golden raisins
1/4 c butter or schmaltz, melted (for dairy or meat meals)
Bring the water and salt to a boil in a two-quart saucepan, stir in the rice, and boil slowly for 30 minutes. Drain the rice and spread on a plate to cool. Beat the eggs in a large bowl. Stir in the rice and the other ingredients, and transfer to a well-greased 1-1/2 quart covered baking dish. Bake covered at 325 F for 60 minutes, or until nicely browned and bubbling. Serve warm. Store in refrigerator tightly covered. Rewarm before serving leftovers