Garlic Butter Rice (Rice Cooker)

Lee Thayer


This is one of my favorite seasoned rice dishes. Once everything is in the rice cooker, it is hands hand. The Thai family loves it when I make this as it is a nice change for them from seasoned rice.


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5 Min
30 Min
Rice Cooker


  • 1 c
    dry jasmine rice, rinsed
  • 2-3 clove
    garlic, smashed and minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    unsalted butter, room temp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
    ground turmeric
  • 1 3/4 c

How to Make Garlic Butter Rice (Rice Cooker)


  1. Place the first 5 ingredients in your rice cooker and mix evenly. Add the water. Set the cooker to the Cook setting. (After this photo, then the rice was added and mixed together.)
  2. When the cooker switches to Warm setting, fluff the rice with a spoon and taste, season with just a pinch of salt if needed. Serve as a side with any main dish.

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About Garlic Butter Rice (Rice Cooker)

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Main Ingredient: Rice/Grains
Regional Style: Asian

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