Thai Black Sticky Rice Pudding

This recipe is very easy to make and keeps quite well in the fridge. The combination of salty and sweet makes this dessert totally irresistible.

Serves: 6Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 1 hour 15 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 6


  • 1 cup black sticky rice
  • 2 cups water
  • ½ cup sugar
  • ¾ cup coconut cream
  • 2 teaspoons salt


  • Add sticky rice and water to a heavy, medium saucepan. Bring to a boil, over high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer until rice is cooked and mushy, about 1 hour. Add more water if needed.
  • Stir in sugar. Mix well to dissolve.
  • In a small saucepan, heat coconut cream with salt over medium heat for 5–8 minutes.
  • To serve, put scoops of sweet black sticky rice in small bowls and top with salted coconut cream.