Rice Pudding

This is a more elegant iteration, but it can be simplified with ease. RICE PUDDING 3 C whole milk 4 cardamom pods, cracked 2 cinnamon sticks 1 1/2 C short grain rice, such as arborio Grated zest of 1/2 lemon 1/3 C raw (turbinado) sugar 1/4 C golden raisins 1/4 C sliced almonds Pinch of [...]