Rice Bread Recipe

Rice Bread Recipe
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Rice Bread is regional Polish sweet bread with a rice filling. Learn how to make/prepare Rice Bread by following this easy recipe.
Rice Bread Recipe
Preparation Time 30 Minutes
Cooking Time 40 Minutes
Difficulty Easy
Recipe Type Non Veg.
Serves 18
Calories Per Serving 288
  • 1 (0.6 oz) cake compressed fresh Yeast
  • ¼ cup Warm Water (110 °F /45 °C)
  • 1 cup Milk
  • ½ cup White Sugar
  • ½ cup Margarine
  • 2 Eggs
  • 2 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • A pinch of Salt
  • 4½ cups All-Purpose Flour
  • ¾ cup golden Raisins
  • 1 tbsp Butter (melted)
  • ½ tsp Cinnamon (ground)
  • 1 cup White Rice
  • 2 cups cold Milk
  • 1 tbsp Butter
  • ¼ cup White Sugar
  • A pinch of Salt
How to make Rice Bread:
  • Combine yeast with warm water and stir to dissolve it. Keep aside.
  • Scald one cup milk and mix with ½ white sugar and ½ cup margarine. Mix well and set aside to cool.
  • Take separate bowl and beat the eggs well.
  • Add the beaten eggs, vanilla and salt to the cooled milk mixture. Mix well.
  • Add yeast and mix well.
  • Add flour and raisins. Knead the mixture to form soft dough.
  • Place the dough in an oiled bowl. Keep the bowl aside until it rises to double its size.
  • Mix together 2 cups of cold milk, ¼ cup white sugar and salt in a saucepan.
  • Add rice and boil the mixture.
  • Add 1 tbsp butter.
  • Lower the heat and cover the pan. Cook for 20 minutes till the rice is done.
  • Remove and keep aside to cool the mixture.
  • Punch the dough and knead a couple of times.
  • Place the dough in the center of a 9x14 inch greased casserole dish.
  • Spread the dough throughout the dish by patting it gently. Allow it to rise for 15 minutes.
  • Spread the cooked rice on top of the dough.
  • Pull the sides of the dough to form an envelope design such that the rice shows in the center.
  • Brush the top of the preparation with melted butter and sprinkle cinnamon.
  • Bake the dough at 350 °F (175 °C) for 30 to 40 minutes till it turns golden.