|Michael Louis Scott's Microwave Oven Rice Recipe|
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Basic rice recipe is to wash a cup of Carolina enriched white rice or other similar enriched rice as Uncle Ben's in a large bowl with hot water
Then strain it with a wire strainer rinsing it with hot water
Then I put the cup of rice in the rice steamer
with 15 ounces of water
two tablespoons of olive oil or other cooking oil or margarine or butter
two tablespoons of soy sauce
two chicken bouillon cubes
one teaspoon of Italian seasoning
dashes of celery salt
1 teaspoon of sesame oil
put the inner and outer lids on the rice steamer
I microwave it in my four year old 1100 watt General Electric microwave oven for 13 minutes on the regular power setting
then I let it stand for 7 minutes to finish cooking
then I serve it as is or one can add a small bit about a teaspoon or two of soy sauce or other seasonings
My recipe differs from the one that came with the China Village rice cooker, but by trial and error, I came up with the way I cook it.
However, different microwave ovens have different power, so the cooking time might vary.
One of these days, I might change to brown rice which is suppose to be more nutritious Microwave brown rice cooks faster - The Honolulu Advertiser - Hawaii's Newspaper .
!!!!!! For brown rice use 30 ounces of water and microwave 45 minutes.
Per pound rice is cheaper than noodles.