Easiest Ever Long Grain Rice

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"This is the only method I use to make long grain rice. It is so easy and always turns out perfectly for me. If gluten intolerant make sure you are using gluten free chicken stock."

Original recipe yields 4 servings


  • Serving Size: 1 (64 g)
  • Calories 207.4
  • Total Fat - 3.4 g
  • Saturated Fat - 2 g
  • Cholesterol - 41.7 mg
  • Sodium - 119.4 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 38.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 0.7 g
  • Sugars - 0 g
  • Protein - 4.1 g
  • Calcium - 10.7 mg
  • Iron - 0.7 mg
  • Vitamin C - 0.5 mg
  • Thiamin - 0 mg

Step 1

Bring these ingredients to a boil in pot.

Step 2

Reduce heat to medium-low, cover and let simmer for 15 minutes. Do not remove lid.

Step 3

Remove pot from burner and set aside for 5 minutes.

Step 4

Give pot a good shake and serve or use rice as called for in recipes.

Tips & Variations

No special items needed.


The best way ever! This came out perfectly, so fluffy, just perfect. No other way to cook it for me now! Thanks Bea.

review by:
(17 Jun 2016)


Delicious rice. I made to go with a Chinese dinner I prepared for company.

review by:
(21 Apr 2012)


This is exactly how I make my rice, sometimes I use olive oil instead of butter. I never let it go the full twenty minutes that it says and its always perfect. I make it with beef broth too. So good!

review by:
(20 Apr 2012)