How to Make a Delicious Horchata Drink

by Teresita Anguiano

Mexican rice drink, original recipe from my grandma


  • 1 1/2 cup of sweetened condensed milk
  • 2 cups of evaporated milk
  • 4 cups of milk
  • 1 1/2 cup of rice
  • 1 1/2 cup of water
  • 1 tbs of vanilla extract
  • 1 stick of cinnamon
  • Ice
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Add the rice and cinnamon stick into a jar or a bowl

    Step 2

    Add the 1 1/2 cup of water, let it overnight or 2 hours.

    Step 3

    After 2 hours or over night is ready to blend

    Step 4

    Add 1 tbs of vanilla

    Step 5

    Add the rice with water and the 1 and 1/2 cup of sweetened condensed milk

    Step 6

    Yes blend the cinnamon stick too.

    Step 7

    Now add the mixture into a jar or bowl, and add the 2 cups of evaporated milk

    Step 8

    Don't be scared of whole milk but you can add 2% if you'll like

    Step 9

    Add the 4 cups of milk

    Step 10

    Look at my ice rectangle reads "#drinkitup" lol and my cute puppy

    Step 11

    If you want it extra chill put your glass into the freezer for a couple minutes

    Step 12

    Enjoy, the best horchata 😀