Basmati Rice

What Is the Difference Between Jasmine and Basmati Rice?

Ah, rice. A hardworking yet humble grain, often overlooked as a beautiful thing in its own right and valued most as a supporting player—and it is great at propping up other dishes. There are more than...

brown basmati rice-- are all these step necessary?

by gecko45 11 years ago

I have a bag of brown basmati rice by Laxmi. The directions say to soak in warm water 10-15 min "so the pointed grains can absorb water) drain, air dry for 15 min. Then you add water, salt, lemon...

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by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Last year I was in the far East Bay on September 11. For my annual tradition of eating a halal meal to mark the day, stand against bigotry, and support a Muslim-American business, I ordered Afghani...

Thai Broken Rice

by Shyel 1 year ago

My thread of conversation is Thai Broken Rice. I want to know what is the way to prepare and cook this variety of rice to achieve the best results. I have read on some forum it has to be treated in...

Which Basmati is best?

by dafefe2016 5 years ago

I was reading about different preferences for this product among people familiar with the Basmati rice. This is some information, which requires further research. I believe, for better crop yield a...

How to Cook Basmati Rice in Rice Cooker?

by brandondt 4 years ago

I have a really nice Tiger rice cooker that I cook jasmine rice in. Jasmine rice works great, but when I try to cook basmati rice, it gets really clumpy, broken, and sticky. I would like the rice...

Tilda Microwaveable flavored rice (lime/coriander)

by grant.cook 4 years ago

Tilda is a brand of Basmati rice, sold quite a bit in the UK. I've found their basmati rice here in markets. They make a line of microwaveable flavored rice (like lime/coriander, sweet chile, etc...

Which basmati rice?

by biogenic 5 years ago

Want to get some Basmati rice and I am wondering which brand I should get ... Costco has the Kirkland brand and I saw the Royal brand from Amazon at roughly the same price.

What's the best basmati rice?

by Moimoi 10 years ago

Not sure if this is the right board, but here goes... I was buying Tilda brand basmati, and didn't think there was a difference until I bought another brand of basmati on sale (Kohinoor). I was...

Basmati rice in Zojirushi rice cooker?

by rvaccha 14 years ago

Hi, I just got a Zojirushi rice cooker, 10 cup capacity. I want to use it to make 2-3 cups of Indian style Basmati rice at a time. I like my rice fluffy, not sticky! The documentation is poor...

what is the trick to not have rice boil over?

by smilingal 6 years ago

I have tried larger pots, placing a piece of foil over the top of the pot then placing it's lid on to create a tighter seal...nothing seems to work when I make rice. Basmati rice - 2 cups water to...

How do you cook basmati rice?

by roxlet 9 years ago

We just got a bag of basmati from India, and it has you boil the rice and then drain it. It also suggests that you rinse/soak it first. Does anyone make basmati that way?

perking up rice

by newmarket2 7 years ago

I love rice. My wife likes it only with "sauce". I'm also finding that at our altitude of 7,000+ ft, the best way (other than a rice cooker) to get good rice is to cook basmati, which is drier th...

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