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Chocolate Rice Cake

Spanish Chocolate Rice Cake

Course Dessert
Cuisine Spanish
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour 10 minutes
Cooling Time 30 minutes
Servings 8
Calories 261 kcal
Author Albert Bevia @ Spain on a Fork


  • 5 cups low-fat milk 1200 ml
  • 4 lemon peels
  • 1 cup Spanish round rice 200 grams
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar 150 grams
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 75 grams
  • 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder 1.5 grams
  • 2 eggs
  • dash powdered sugar


  1. Add the milk and lemon peels into a large fry pan, heat with a medium heat, once it comes to a light boil add in the rice, mix every 30 seconds

  2. After 10 minutes remove the lemon peels, add the granulated sugar, cocoa powder and cinnamon powder, lower to a low-medium heat, mix until well mixed and then mix every 30 seconds

  3. After a total cooking time of 25 minutes on the rice and you´ve ended up with a thick and creamy texture, turn off the heat and remove from the stove top

  4. Meanwhile crack the eggs into a bowl and whisk together

  5. Once the rice mixture has completely cooled off, add the whisked eggs, mix together until well mixed

  6. Grease an 8-inch round baking pan with a little nonstick cooking spray, add the rice mixture, making sure it´s all in a flat layer

  7. Add into a preheated oven, bake only option (bottom heat) 390 F / 200 C

  8. After 25 minutes remove from the oven, let it rest for 10 minutes, then remove from the baking pan and sprinkle with powdered sugar, enjoy!

Recipe Notes

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Nutrition Facts
Spanish Chocolate Rice Cake
Amount Per Serving
Calories 261 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Fat 4g6%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Trans Fat 0.004g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.3g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 48mg16%
Sodium 75mg3%
Potassium 397mg11%
Carbohydrates 51g17%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 26g29%
Protein 10g20%
Vitamin A 350IU7%
Vitamin C 4mg5%
Calcium 209mg21%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.