Ideal for pilafs, biryanis, Persian polo, Afghani challow or just plain rice. It has medium glycemic index (between-56 and 69), suitable for diabetics.
- In a sauce pan add 1 ½ cup (2 Cups if aged rice) of water/ Cup of washed & rinsed rice, add 1 tsp salt (optional)
- Stir lightly, bring to a rolling boil, lower the heat, cover with lid and simmer for 15 minutes.
- Turn off the heat, let the rice steamed in the covered pot at least another 5 minutes or until the rice has absorbed the liquid.
- Drizzle a little butter or ghee into the rice (optional), fluff the rice with a fork and serve hot.
1 Cup of Rice will yield: 2 ½ cup of cooked rice.
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Delicious! Easy to cook
Basmati Rice, Ex-Long Grain, Dehraduni (Super Quality)
All through the pandemic Kalustyan’s kept me and my neighbor in staples. I always have this superior rice as well as Tellicherry Peppercorns, real Hungarian Sweet Paprika, and Darbo Lingonberries ( to eat with chicken) in my pantry. I am grateful to Kalustyan’s for their always courteous and quick service. They are THE BEST.
This is now the only basmati rice I will buy. It is delicious, tastes and cooks just like the basmati you get in real Indian restaurants, and best of all, an Indian friend of mine took one look at it and said "oh, that's the good stuff". Sold.
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