Coffee Breakfast Rice Pudding

With brewed coffee and cream, this rich Coffee Breakfast Rice Pudding is a fun and delicious way to start the day. The best part? It’s ready to enjoy in less than 10 minutes!

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Coffee Breakfast Rice Pudding

Cooking time PREP TIME 2 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 2 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 4 mins (+ 2 mins standing time)
Cooking time
PREP TIME 2 mins
Cooking time
COOK TIME 2 mins
Ready in
TOTAL TIME 4 mins (+ 2 mins standing time)


  • 1 cup Minute® Ready to Serve White Rice
  • 1/2 cup hot brewed coffee
  • 2 tbsp heavy cream
  • 1 tbsp granulated sugar
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 small banana, sliced


  • This creamy, coffee-infused breakfast will help you get your day started off right. Topped with fresh fruit, this energizing rice pudding will keep you feeling full for hours!

    Step 1

  • Heat rice according to package directions. In a microwave-safe bowl, stir together rice, coffee, cream, sugar and vanilla.

    Step 2

  • Microwave on HIGH, stirring halfway, for 60-90 seconds or until rice is heated through, creamy and most of the liquid has been absorbed. Let stand for 2 minutes.

    Step 3

  • To serve, top pudding with sliced banana.

    Recipe Tips

    For mocha breakfast pudding, drizzle the pudding with 1 tablespoon of chocolate sauce.

    Substitute heavy cream with half and half, if preferred.

Creamy Breakfast

Enjoying a quick and delicious breakfast can be the key to having a great day! So, try this creamy, coffee-infused rice pudding and start your day off on the right foot. This sweet treat has a kick in it from added coffee, perfect for any morning, and you can top it with fresh banana slices, for a dose of freshness.

Minute® Rice is dedicated to offering time-saving yet delicious options, so you can always fit a filling meal into a busy schedule, whether it be breakfast, lunch or dinner. Our fluffy rice is the perfect base for any simple and wholesome meal.

Looking for other quick breakfast recipes? Make sure to take a look at our top breakfast ideas with rice. You’ll find winning ideas like a delicious Breakfast Scramble, with white rice topped with eggs, sausage and cheese, or this easy Microwave Egg Fried Rice. It’s a satisfying, delicious, and easy meal!

Top It!

Eat this delicious dish as is, or feel free to finish it with your favorite toppings. Add any type of fresh or canned fruit you have on hand, or a spoonful of crunchy peanut butter, for added texture. Not a fan of nut-butters? Drizzle this pudding with maple or agave syrup, honey or even chocolate for extra sweetness. Our Minute® Ready to Serve Rice makes it possible for you to be creative and enjoy the food you make!

Easy Swaps

The best thing about this recipe is that it is completely customizable to your preferences. If you would prefer decaf coffee, simply swap it in. For a lighter alternative, try using half and half or Greek yogurt instead of heavy cream. You could also use coconut milk for a tropical, vegan version. Use Minute® Ready to Serve Brown Rice for added whole grains.

If you are looking ahead for dinner ideas try our Rice-Stuffed Eggplant Parmesan!

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