How to Cook Rice in the Microwave

I make perfect rice, every time…and I use the microwave .

Below is how I make microwave rice.

how to cook rice in the microwave


Large microwave safe bowl

Long grain rice

Boiling water


  1. For every 1 cup of rice, use 2 cups of boiling water.
  2. Place water and rice in a large microwave safe bowl and set high for 10 minutes.
  3. Allow to sit for 3 mintues.
  4. Fluff with a fork.
  5. Serve.

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