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. Ready in less than 10 minutes!

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Cooking time PREP TIME 5 mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 2 mins
Servings SERVES 1
Ready in TOTAL TIME 7 mins
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PREP TIME 5 mins
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COOK TIME 2 mins
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  • 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 is perfect to get your day started off right. Enjoy this energizing rice pudding, topped with fresh fruit to keep you feeling full for hours!

    Step 1

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

    Step 2

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

    Step 3

  • To serve, top with sliced banana.

    Recipe Tips

    For mocha breakfast pudding, drizzle with 1 tbsp chocolate sauce.

    Substitute heavy cream with half and half if preferred.

A Creamy Breakfast

Enjoying a quick and delicious breakfast can be the key to having a great day! So, why not try this creamy coffee-infused rice pudding to 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 or any fruit of preference.

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

If you want other quick breakfast recipes, make sure to take a look at our top breakfast ideas with rice including a delicious Breakfast Scramble – top your white rice with eggs, sausage and cheese and you have a yummy meal!


Finish this wonderfully yummy meal off with your favorite toppings. Add fresh or canned fruit you have in your kitchen or any other preferred flavors like a spoonful of crunchy peanut butter for an extra crunch. Not a fan of nut-butters? Drizzle some maple or agave syrup, honey or even chocolate for extra sweetness. Our quick Ready to Serve Rice makes it possible for you to be creative and enjoy the food you make!


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, or use coconut milk for a tropical morning version. Use Minute® Ready to Serve Brown Rice for added whole grains.