Basmati Rice

How to make good rice!



Prep time

5 minutes

Cook time

20 minutes

Sometimes getting good rice can be tricky. Follow this simple recipe to fix your rice woes!


300g basmati rice, washed
600ml water
3 cardamom pods, crushed


1.  Using a knife, burst
the cardamom pods and place to one side.

2. Place your rice in a sieve and wash with cold water until the water runs

3.  Add rice to a pan
of 600ml water and bring to the boil.

4. Once boiling,
reduce to a low heat, add the cardamom pods then cover with a lid.

5. Cook on a low heat
for 15-20 minutes until no water remains and the rice is cooked.

Chef’s tips

Make sure you wash the rice properly. Getting rid of the starch is the key to good rice.


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