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How to cook perfect plain rice

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Learning how to cook the perfect plain rice is crucial as this accompanies a variety of dishes.
What you'll need: 
240 grams rice
360 ml water
Bowl of water
In the bowl of water, pour in the rice and leave it to soak overnight or atl east 3 hours before cooking. This brings out the flavour of the rice. When soaked with water for a long time it makes the rice seperate and not stick together when cooked.
Turn on the hob and on the highest setting, boil the water till it bubbles. Put the rice into the boiling water.
Leave for ten minutes.
Turn the heat down to the lowest setting and leave to simmer with the lid on for five minutes.
Turn off the hob, serve the rice as you wish.
While anyone can follow the basic plain rice instructions, taking extra time to soak the rice makes a great difference to the end result.


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