How to Make White Rice Like a Chinese Restaurant

By LeafTV Contributor

There's nothing quite like the perfect white rice at Chinese restaurants. The secret? Jasmine rice.

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How to Make White Rice Like a Chinese Restaurant

Step 1

Rinse the rice once or twice in the saucepan, then strain.

Step 2

Pour water into the pot, and put it on the stove over medium-high heat.

Step 3

Let the rice to come to a gentle boil, uncovered.

Step 4

Once boiling reduce to low heat, and cover. Cook for 15 minutes.

Step 5

Turn off the heat and let the rice sit for at least 5 minutes. Fluff with a fork and enjoy.