Perfect Brown Rice Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Lydia Published: December 4, 2020 Modified: August 9, 2021
Perfect Brown Rice Recipe

How To Make Perfect Brown Rice

Pair this amazing brown rice with your favorite meals! It’s fluffy, flavorful, and perfectly belly-filling. Whip up this healthy rice in just under an hour.

Preparation: 2 minutes
Cooking: 30 minutes
Rest Time: 10 minutes
Total: 42 minutes

Serves:

Ingredients

  • 1cupbrown rice,short, medium or long grain brown rice
  • 6cupswater
  • salt,or soy sauce or other desired seasonings, to taste

Instructions

  1. Bring a large pot of water to boil, using at least 6 cups of water per 1 cup of rice.

  2. Rinse the rice in a fine mesh colander under running water to remove excess starch.

  3. Add the rice to the boiling water.

  4. Reduce the temperature as necessary to prevent overflow, but maintain a steady boil.

  5. Boil, uncovered, for 30 minutes.

  6. Drain off the remaining cooking water, then return the rice to the pot.

  7. Cover the pot and let the rice rest, off the heat, for 10 minutes.

  8. Fluff the rice, then season as desired.

  9. Serve warm, and enjoy!

Nutrition

  • Calories: 229.27kcal
  • Fat: 1.70g
  • Saturated Fat: 0.34g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 0.61g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.61g
  • Carbohydrates: 48.24g
  • Fiber: 2.15g
  • Protein: 4.75g
  • Sodium: 1249.56mg
  • Calcium: 35.88mg
  • Potassium: 169.99mg
  • Iron: 1.15mg
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes

brown rice horchata recipe
Mexican

Brown Rice Horchata

Elevate your usual chilled horchata by adding brown rice, cinnamon,…
Total 8 hrs 10 mins
Brown Rice Pudding Recipe
Pudding

Brown Rice Pudding

Creamy Brown Rice Pudding made with simple ingredients including rice,…
Total 2 hrs 15 mins
simple brown rice recipe
Rice & Risotto

Simple Brown Rice

Don't get intimidated by brown rice. This fiber-rich rice is…
Total 1 hr 5 mins
flavorful mexican brown rice
Rice & Risotto

Mexican Brown Rice

If you want a flavorful and filling side dish, this…
Total 1 hr 30 mins
cilantro lime brown rice recipe
Rice & Risotto

Cilantro Lime Brown Rice

This brown rice recipe is made invigoratingly delicious and fresh-tasting…
Total 40 mins
brown fried rice recipe
Fried Rice

Brown Fried Rice

Try a healthier plate for lunch with our easy brown…
Total 35 mins
brown spanish rice recipe
Fried Rice

Brown Spanish Rice

Complete your weeknight dinner meal with this brown Spanish rice.…
Total 1 hr 10 mins
Comments

Leave a comment

Replying to