Cooking rice with vegetables and protein in an Instant Brands rice cooker is a breeze! With the versatility of Instant Brands, you can easily cook all your favorite meals in one pot. In this article, we will discuss step by step instructions on how to cook rice with vegetables and/or protein in an Instant Brands rice cooker.
Step 1: Rinse the Rice
Measure the desired amount of rice and rinse it under cold water until the water runs clear.
Step 2: Add Water
Add 1 cup of water for every cup of rinsed rice to the Instant Brands rice cooker.
Step 3: Add Vegetables and Protein
Once you have added water, add your preferred vegetables and protein. This could be anything from diced carrots, onions or peas to chicken, beef or tofu. Mix everything together well.
Step 4: Cook Your Meal
Close the lid of the Instant Brands cooker tightly and select the “rice” setting. Allow it to cook completely before opening the lid. Once done, fluff up your meal with a fork and enjoy!
Why This Product:
The Instant Brands rice cooker is an all-in-one cooking pot that allows you to cook seven different ways including slow cooking, pressure cooking, steaming among others. It has a three-quart capacity that is perfect for small apartments or kitchens with limited space. The sauté function also allows you to brown meat or sauté vegetables before pressure cooking them making it perfect for recipes that require searing before cooking such as stews or roasts.
Instant Rice Cookers Buying Guide
Instant’s Rice Cookers bring best-in-class technology to cooking rice and grains. Our rice cookers are lightweight, compact countertop-friendly design fits any size kitchen. Choose between our 8-quart Zest to our 20-quart Multigrain Cooker.
Instant Pot Zest 8 Cup One Touch Rice Cooker
The Instant Pot Zest 8 Cup One Touch Rice Cooker is a great kitchen appliance with multiple features. It has 4 Smart Programs that make cooking rice, oatmeal, and grains easy and fast with one-touch control. The 8 cup capacity is perfect for preparing individual meals or sides while the included steamer tray makes it easy to steam vegetables, fish and more. In addition to its over 10 safety features, it also includes an overheating protection and a safe-locking lid. Finally, by downloading the free app you can access amazing recipes to create delicious meals quickly!
Why People Love This
- Versatile cooking options with customizable temperature settings
- Easy to use and clean
- 1500 watts, 120V
- Temperature range of 77° F - 203° F
- Glossy enamel coated cast iron cooking pot and lid with stainless steel knob