Wash the rice with water properly using palms
and drain the water.
Repeat the process 3-4 times, every time
Soak rice in enough water and keep aside for 15
There are two methods of preparing rice.
The First Method :
On the gas, place plenty of water to boil.
Drain out the water from the rice and add it to
the boiling water.
Add salt to it.
When it starts boiling low down the flame of the
gas and cover it partially.
Keep an eye, to check take a grain and press it
If done, remove and drain out the water
Do not throw the remaining water as it can be
used as to starch clothes.
The Second Method :
rice in a pressure cooker.
Add salt and water to it. (Water should be 1/4th
finger above the rice.)
Cover and cook.
Allow 1 whistle.
Switch off the gas and allow steam to come out
fully before opening.
Do not throw away the leftover water as it can be used for kneading chapati or
Add a few drops of lemon a tsp. of oil to
rice before boiling to seperate each grain.