1Preheat oven to moderate, 180 C. Place four 1-cup capacity oven-proof dishes in a large baking pan.
2Whisk milk, cream, eggs, sugar and vanilla together in a medium bowl, until well combined. Stir in rice and cinnamon.
3Pour mixture evenly into dishes. Add enough boiling water to baking pan to come halfway up the sides of the dishes. Sprinkle custards with nutmeg. Bake for 45 to 50 mins until custards are just set. Serve warm or cold.
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