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    Default Cooking rice HELP

    I ALWAYS cook way too much
    So for 2 adults & 3 kids how much rice should I put in the cooker ???

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    I think for an adult its about 1/4 cup of uncooked rice per person, not sure for children. Maybe half a cup over all three with maybe a little left over for tomorrows lunch?

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    I always make a cup's worth, which is enough for 2 adults, one hungry child and one for leftovers for lunch, so yeah about 1/4 cup per person.

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    We always make a cup too, and that is enough for 2 meals for each of us.

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    Yep 1/4 cup per person. I put on 1/2 cup for the 3 of us.

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    Yep, ours is about 1/4 cup per person. For our family of 5, I usually do 3 cups, which does dinner for all of us, lunch for leftovers, an leftovers rice to mix into the dogs dinner too. I also do 1.5cups of water per cup of rice.

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    I make 1 cup of rice to 2 cups of water and its just enough for 1 adult and 2 kids.

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    Thanks everyone for the replies

    I think I will try 1/4 cup per person

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    So it seems 1/4 cup each worked really well there was a little left over for lunch tomorrow

    Again thanks for all your replies


 

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