Bring the milk to the boil; add the rice,
the cinnamon, the cloves and the nutmeg; simmer for 30 minutes. Add the
sugar, the butter, the vanilla sugar and the condensed milk and simmer for 15
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Puree the apricots
and mix the puree with the other ingredients. Pour the mixture in a
greased pudding mold, put the mold in a layer of water and bake the
pudding 45 minutes at 180 degrees
This recipe was inspired by the book
"Apricots on the Nile" by Colette Rossant.
January 2011, there was a revolution in
Egypt, which started with demonstrations on Tahrir Square in
and has led among others to the deposing of President Mubarak.