Rice Pudding

1/4 lb. butter
2 qts. milk
1 cup rice (uncooked)
3 eggs
2 tsp. vanilla
1 cup sugar

Put the milk in a large pot. Add butter and heat milk until butter melts. Add raw rice. Stir and simmer until milk is absorbed, about 1 hour.l Stir frequently since milk and rice can begin to burn on the bottom. Beat eggs with vanilla and sugar. When rice is creamy, remove from heat and add egg mixture. Cook about 1 minute more. Pour into serving bowl. Sprinkle with cinnamon.

-- Jeanne Schoenkoepf Friedman Ronner, 1929-

This was a favorite of mine while growing up. I always loved it when my mother would make some of this delicious rice pudding! -- Stephen Barry Friedman, 1948-