How much white rice to cook?
- The amount of water to use for uncooked rice is largely dependent on the type of rice you are using and your cooking method. This calculator is based on using white long grain rice cooked over a stovetop. The standard water to rice ratio is 3:1. That results in 3 cups of cooked rice using 1 cup of uncooked rice to three cups water.
How do I cook 1 cup of rice in the microwave?
In a microwave-safe baking dish or medium bowl, combine 1 cup long-grain white rice, 2 cups water, and ½ teaspoon salt.
Microwave, uncovered, on high (power level 10) until the rice is tender and the liquid is absorbed, 15 to 18 minutes.31 May 2018
Is it safe to cook rice in microwave?
Cooking rice in the microwave means less cleanup.
Cookers designed for cooking rice in microwave are usually 2-parts: a lid and a base. Both are dishwasher safe.
What is the ratio of water to rice?
Ratio of rice to water absorption for cooking:
1 1/2 to 1 3/4 cups of water to 1 cup of uncooked rice.