Rice Cooker Mode 

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Rice Cooker Mode 

What is it?

Rice Cooker mode cooks your choice of rice or grain directly in the mixing bowl, resulting in perfectly cooked rice every time.

How does it work?

Rice Cooker mode automatically calculates the precise cooking time depending on the detected weight of rice and water. This mode is suitable for use with long-grain, brown, basmati, jasmine, and sushi rice, as well as other grains like millet, bulgur and spelt.

Works best for:

  • Speedy cooks looking to streamline to cooking process of rice and grains.
  • Health-conscious individuals looking for perfectly cooked rice keeping all it's nutritional benefits.
  • Busy families looking for a quick, filling and hassle-free meal.

Say No to Boring Leftovers!

Rice is the perfect addition to fill out any dish for leftovers. Cooked rice can be refrigerated for up to 2 days or freeze for up to one month.

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Rice Cooker Mode Recipes

Top Tips:

  • • Always replace the measuring cup with the simmering basket or Varoma tray without lid when using the Rice Cooker mode.
  • • The ratio of water will depend on the grain that you are using, the brand and also on the grain amount. Start by using the Rice Cooker recipes to familiarise yourself with the amount of water to grain, before adjusting to your own taste.
  • • Portion sizes – use approx. 60-70 g of uncooked rice per portion.
  • • Brown rice or wholegrains may need to be soaked before being cooked.
  • • Cooked rice will keep warm for approximately 10 minutes in the Thermomix® before serving.
  • • Always stir the cooked rice with the spatula before serving.
  • • If the rice is not going to be served immediately, cool it down to room temperature quickly by spreading it out on a plate or tray. Refrigerate or freeze as soon as the rice is at room temperature.

Rice Around the World

Rice holds a global staple status, prominently featured in cherished dishes worldwide. Read on to learn more and explore its versatility through recipe inspiration like Indian biryani and Italian risotto, easily prepared in your Thermomix®.