How to Cook the Best Rice - It's All About the Cover

by Ronen Kor- Man

rice is not just about the rice quality but also about the way of cooking ...


  • 3 Cups Basmati Rice (recommend Dawat 's)
  • 4 ½ Cups hot water
  • 2 Tablespoons oil
  • 1 Tablespoon salt
  • 1 clean towel
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    soak the rice in water for about 30 min

    Step 2

    filter the water and clean the rice under running water

    Step 3

    boil the water, oil & salt without the rice

    Step 4

    add the rice and boil again

    Step 5


    Step 6

    cover the pot with a clean towel

    Step 7

    close the pot's cap and fold the towel so it won't get burned

    Step 8

    cook for 17 min under low flame

    Step 9

    wait for 5 min before opening the pot

    Step 10

    serve the best separated rice