Long Grain White Rice


This recipe will give you a perfect pot of white rice every time.

Hands On Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
25 mins
4 serves

Knowing how to cook white rice is useful for putting together a quick and easy dinner. White rice pairs perfectly with various entrees—baked chicken, beef stew, fish, and plant-based protein choices. It also works great for assembling rice bowls. Try this long-grain white rice recipe, which cooks in under 30 minutes.


  • 1 cup long-grain white rice

  • Kosher salt


  1. In a medium saucepan with a tight-fitting lid, combine rice, 1½ cups water, and ½ teaspoon salt and bring to a boil. Stir once, cover, and reduce heat to low.

  2. Simmer for 18 minutes. (Do not lift the lid or stir!) Remove from heat and let stand, covered, for 5 minutes; fluff with a fork and serve.

    Perfect Long-Grain White Rice
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