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How to make Fluffy Rice

How to make fluffy rice

Yield: 4 people
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
20 mins
This photo tutorial will show you how to make fluffy rice. You'll see making fluffy, delicious rice is easier than you think.
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5 from 2 votes



  1. In a pan, bring 1 ¾ cup of water to a boil.
  2. In another pan, combine olive oil, garlic, and rice. Stir for 30 seconds.
  3. Pour the boiled water into the rice mixture.
  4. Add salt and saffron powder.
  5. Reduce heat to medium/low. Cover and simmer until tender and all the liquids are absorbed (about 15-20 minutes).
  6. After cooking, just let the rice rest for a total of five minutes.
  7. Remove the cover, fluff and separate the grains with a fork.
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: gluten-free, healthy, how to, side dish, Special Diet, vegan, vegetarian

Nutrition Information

Amount per serving (1/4) — Calories: 211, Fat: 3g, Monounsaturated Fat: 2g, Sodium: 102mg, Potassium: 8mg, Carbohydrates: 42g, Protein: 3g

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