How To Cook Rice in a Pot

  By Petra  

April 6, 2018

Cook the perfect stovetop rice in 20 minutes!

  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 20 mins


1Empty the basmati rice into a medium sized pot with a tight-fitting lid.

2Add 580g cold water to the pot. Place pot on stovetop and bring to the boil.

3Once the rice is boiling put the lid on the pot and reduce the heat to low and cook for 12 mins.

4Remove from the heat and stand with the lid still on for a further 8 mins.

5Remove the lid and fluff the rice with a fork.


290g basmati rice

580g water