Learn how to cook Basmati Rice is a few easy steps. Basmati Rice is one of the different types of rice available in the market. It can be cooked on the stovetop, in the instant pot pressure cooker, in the oven and in the microwave.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Indian, Middle eastern
Keyword basmati rice, how to cook basmati rice
Prep Time 5minutes
Cook Time 30minutes
Author Chichi Uguru
2cupsof basmati rice
Wash rice till it runs clear.
Transfer to a pot add water and butter and salt
Turn on heat cook till all water is absorbed. About 25 mins.
Turn off heat cover pot for 5 mins
Fluff with a fork.
You can swap out the butter with coconut oil or canola oil.
I like my rice aldente. If you are like not mom and you love softer rice. Add an extra 1/2 cup to this recipe. But I would suggest you try it out as is first.