Sometimes you need to cook rice only for yourselves and the best way to do it is in the microwave. It is simple, time saving and comes out perfect every time. This way the rice is microwaved to perfection, fluffy and no constant checking to see if the rice is done.
Best to use deep microwave safe dish since the rice will expand and to avoid any over flowing when cooking.
HOW TO COOK RICE IN A MICROWAVE
Servings : 1-2
1 C uncooked long grain rice
2 C water
Rinse the rice under cold running water until water runs clear, drain.
Place the cleaned rice in a deep microwavable dish, add required amount of water.
Place the pot in the center of the microwave oven, cook on high for 10 minutes uncovered (800W). Reduce power to medium, cook for another 10 minutes.
Let stand another 5 minutes in the oven.
Remove and fluff the rice with fork. Your perfect rice is ready to be eaten!