How to Make Fluffy Rice

Tired of serving sticky rice? Perfect this side dish in one simple step.

  • Lygeia Grace

This dinnertime staple—whether it’s Jasmine, basmati, or good-old long-grain white—can be challenging to get right. To remove the excess starch that can cause stickiness and clumping, rinse uncooked rice in a sieve or a mesh colander until the water runs clear. Behold: separate (and delicious) grains every time.