Cook Rice in Microwave Oven


Rice As per requirement
Water twice the quantity of Rice
Microwave safe container size should be at least thrice amount of rice used


  1. Wash Rice thoroughly with water.
  2. Mix rice and water in a microwave-safe container.
  3. Cover The container ensure it should not be air tight as steam will be produced during process.Place in the microwave.
  4. At max power keep it in microwave for:
    1/2 cup rice, 8 minutes
    3/4 cup rice, 12 minutes
    1 cup rice, 16 minutes
    1 1/4 cups rice, 20 minutes
    1 1/2 cups rice, 24 minutes
  5. Let the rice sit in the microwave for five minutes after it turns off. Don’t open the cover of container. Let the steam act on Rice for sometime. This will finish the cooking process.
  6. Spread the rice with a fork/Spoon and serve.