1 Cup of Rice 2 Cups of Water or Stock 1/2 teaspoon salt (if desired) 1 tablespoon butter (if desired) 1 Egg for each cup of rice
Prepare rice: 1. Bring the water to a boil. 2. Add the rice, 1/2 teaspoon of salt and 1 tablespoon of butter, stir once. 3. Cover the pot and return the water to a boil. 4. Immediately turn the stove down to simmer and cook about 15-20 minutes.
Rice is usually done when the water is completely absorbed.
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