Perfect White Rice

Perfect White Rice Recipe

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Jessica Hannan

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@PansyAlvaris

Rice is easy to make, but some times people have a hard time getting it right!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
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Serves:
4
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

1 c
jasmine rice (i prefer mahatma)
1 1/2 c
water

How to Make Perfect White Rice

Step-by-Step

  • 1First: In order to make a large batch of Jasmine Rice, just remember the 1 cup rice to 1 1/2 cups water.
    For regular long grain rice and Basmati, that ratio is 1 cup rice to 2 cups water.
  • 2Place rice in a rice cooker or an appropriate sized saucepan with a lid. Rice doubles in size.
    Pour water over rice, and swish it with your fingers to make the rice an even layer.
    DO NOT RINSE THE RICE!!!!
  • 3If you are using the rice cooker, then switch it on and let it cook. Mine only has one setting, if yours is more complicated, use the right setting.
  • 4Bring water to a boil, and immediately cover and reduce heat to medium-low to medium. (Depending on stove)
  • 5Simmer 15 minutes for Jasmine and 20 minutes for long grain and Basmati rices.
    DO NOT STIR THE RICE OR OPEN THE LID WHILE IT COOKS!
  • 6Voila....you are done! Perfect rice! :)

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About Perfect White Rice

Course/Dish: Rice Sides
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy