Recipe of the Day: Jamaican White Rice

White Rice is one of the most popular yet simplest dish the world over.

However, as easy as it might be to prepare, many people fail at getting it right.

Some cook it too soft, too hard, too dry, too wet, or allow it to burn. Today we give you an A-B-C recipe to get your White Rice cooked to perfection.

Get your pot and ingredients ready to start your journey of cooking White Rice Jamaican style. Check out the recipe below.

Quick Info:

Difficulty: Super easy

Preparation time: 10m

Cooking time: 30m

Ingredients

For 6 people

  • 3 1/2 cup(s) Water
  • 2 tablespoon(s) Vegetable Oil
  • 1 teaspoon(s) Salt
  • 28 ounce(s) White Rice

Cooking

Put water to boil, add Vegetable Oil and salt.

Wash White Rice and add to the boiling liquid. Bring to a boil, reduce the flame and steam for 30 minutes or until Rice grains are tender.  Flake with a fork.


Serving

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Serve with one of the following:

along with a Tossed Vegetable Salad.

Quick Tip: White Rice is mostly Carbohydrates, so it is always good to pair it with a rich nutrient source such as Meat, Fish or Beans to add variety and eat a balanced diet.

Nutritional Breakdown

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via Fatsecrets.com

Also Read: Jamaican Gungo Peas & Rice

 


Product Recommendation

If after giving it a try, you still think some help is needed to make your White Rice even more perfect the next time around, then this Black & Decker Rice Cooker will definitely do the trick. (Click image to see details and pricing)

Enjoy

What do you think about this recipe, have you ever tried it before?

jOIN THE rEcAfO tEAM

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One thought on “Recipe of the Day: Jamaican White Rice

  1. Reblogged this on THE ISLAND JOURNAL and commented:
    White Rice is one of the most popular and one of the simplest dishes the world over. However, as simple as it might be to prepare, many people cannot get it right. Some cook it too soft, too hard, too dry, too burnt, and the list goes on. Today we give you an A-B-C recipe to get your White Rice cooked to perfection. This dish is also served as a side to our entrees at our restaurants, so this recipe will help you step up your rice cooking game restaurant style ;). Check it out below.

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