How to Cook Rice Recipe

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Frank Published: August 9, 2021
How to Cook Rice Recipe

How To Make How to Cook Rice

Rice is among the staple foods served alongside dishes. If this will be your first time to cook rice, our recipe will help you make a fluffy bowl of rice!

Preparation: 2 minutes
Cooking: 18 minutes
Rest Time: 5 minutes
Total: 25 minutes



  • 1cuprice
  • 2cupswater
  • salt


  1. Place the water in a saucepan and bring to a boil.

  2. Rinse the rice under cold water (optional).

  3. Add a pinch of salt and rice to the boiling water. Cover and reduce the heat to low.

  4. Cook for 18 minutes.

  5. Remove from the heat and let it sit covered for an additional 5 minutes.

  6. Fluff with a fork and serve.

Recipe Notes

Some brands of white rice may cook quicker (15 to 18 minutes), but most should need at least about 18 minutes.


  • Calories: 175.50kcal
  • Fat: 0.28g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.08g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 0.09g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.08g
  • Carbohydrates: 38.68g
  • Protein: 3.22g
  • Sodium: 388.94mg
  • Calcium: 8.18mg
  • Potassium: 42.00mg
  • Iron: 0.39mg
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