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Honduran Horchata (Rice Drink)

A delicious rice drink that is also unique, you will love it!
Course Drink
Cuisine Honduran
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 12 hours
Total Time 12 hours 5 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 417kcal
Author International Cuisine


  • 2 cups rice
  • 6 cups Water
  • 1/2 tsp Cinnamon
  • 1/3 cp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla


  • Soak the rice overnight in 3 cups of the water. Add the rice, soaking water and cinnamon to a blender and puree until smooth, 2 or 3 minutes.
  • Strain into a pitcher through a fine-mesh sieve or several layers of cheesecloth. There should be no grit or large particles in the liquid.
  • Stir in the remaining 3 cups water, sugar and vanilla. Adjust sugar to taste and serve well chilled over ice.
  • Garnish with a cinnamon stick.


Calories: 417kcal | Carbohydrates: 94g | Protein: 6g | Sodium: 23mg | Potassium: 106mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 19g | Calcium: 40mg | Iron: 0.7mg