How to Make Congee in a Rice Cooker

congee, chinese rice porridge

Congee, or rice porridge is a traditional breakfast dish in many Asian countries. It has been eaten for centuries and is still popular today as an easy-to-digest meal that’s hearty and filling. This article will show you how to make congee the right way by cooking it in a rice cooker! What is Congee? Congee […]

How to Cook Grits in a Rice Cooker

corn grits

Rice cookers are perfect for cooking food both quickly and easily. They also have the added benefit of being able to cook many types of foods, including rice! If you’re looking for a new take on an old favorite, try using your rice cooker to make grits. In this post, I will take a quick […]

How to Cook Farro in a Rice Cooker

Fresh farro spelt salad with tomatoes, avocado

Farro is a type of wheat that you can cook in a rice cooker. It has been around for centuries and was originally eaten by the Romans, so, as you might expect, it is popular in Italy. It can be eaten as an alternative to pasta or served with beans and vegetables, and it’s also […]

How to Cook Parboiled Rice in a Rice Cooker: a Beginners Guide

Uncooked parboiled rice in a bowl on wooden table

Rice is a staple food that many people eat on a regular basis. It can be eaten by itself or served with other dishes to create a complete meal. If you are looking for how to cook parboiled rice, then this article will provide all the information you need! What is Parboiled Rice? Parboiled rice […]

A Rice Cooker That Sings!


OK, just a quick post today, but since it is Sunday, I thought I would make it a bit more fun than my normal ones. Did you know you can buy a rice cooker that sings? Well, you can, and it turns out that it comes from one of the premium rice cooker manufacturers, Zojirushi. […]

Why Should You Eat Rice?

Dry Organic Brown Rice

Do you know why rice is the staple food in many cultures? It’s because it’s a nutritious, gluten-free, and inexpensive food that is easy to prepare. Rice has been around for thousands of years and has changed very little through time. This article will teach you why you should eat rice, how to cook it […]

How to Cook Barley in a Rice Cooker Perfectly Every Time

Uncooked pearl barley

Barley is a tasty, healthy grain that has been traditionally used in soups and stews. However, it can also be cooked in a rice cooker to make an excellent side dish for any meal. Barley cooks much faster than other grains because of how small the individual barley kernels are. This article will help you […]

How To Cook Ramen in a Rice Cooker

Japanese ramen soup with chicken, egg, chives and sprout.

Ramen is a Japanese dish that consists of noodles in broth, typically flavored with soy sauce or miso, and uses toppings such as sliced pork, dried seaweed, or kamaboko fish cake. It’s quick to make but the process can be difficult if you don’t have the right equipment. For people who are short on time, […]

Rice Cooker Electricity Consumption – Whats The Deal?

rice cooker electricity consumption

One question I get asked a lot is, what are the costs of using a rice cooker and what’s their electicity consumption like? These days, we are all getting more budget-conscious as well as environmentally aware so this is an important question to ask because, believe it or not, they consume more energy than microwaves […]