Sometimes I get cooking ideas from food TV shows or restaurants, but this particular idea came from a friend. She happened to bring these gooey, sweet, rice cereal treats with a slight hint of salt and nuttiness to one of our book clubs, and I couldn’t stop eating them. So much so, that I always asked her to bring them to get togethers and she was kind enough to share the recipe with me….
Nutella Rice Pudding
I know, I talk about NYC a lot, but it’s an easy weekend trip from where I live and the food is SOO good. One of my favorite places to grab a sweet treat is Rice to Riches in Nolita (North of Little Italy, I know I don’t get all the acronyms either). My favorite thing to get there is their Hazelnut Chocolate Bear Hug (see picture to the left, although that day, I decided to get it with a brownie crumble topping).
For those of you who haven’t been to Rice to Riches, it has a space-y, international kind of vibe. They have super cute take out containers that come with a matching perfect for scooping-rice-pudding-spoon. If you’re going for dessert, a solo is PLENTY for two people. …