The possible preparations for our favorite grains seem unlimited. Here are our favorite grain-focused recipes to get you started.
Instant ramen? Check. Cooked Rice? Check. Egg? Check. Cleared for blastoff!
Light seasoning helps fried rice shine.
Take the Halal cart home with you.
Red beans and rice are good right away, but they're even better the next day.
A classic one-pot Japanese chicken dish.
Eggs and rice. Tamago Kake Gohan, or TKG as the kids are calling it, is the ultimate Japanese comfort food.
Indonesia's take on fried rice gets a sweet-savory profile from kecap manis and a big hit of umami from shrimp paste.
Great for when you're sick, and when you're not.
The Kind of Spam You Want to Get
One pot and 20 minutes for this Japanese fast-food classic.
Creamy, flavor-packed mushroom risotto, without the constant stirring.
An unlikely combo that works.
A full meal in a bowl.
A polenta recipe that delivers smooth, creamy results.
Unleash the power of fresh spices.
Our unique risotto-cooking technique takes this springtime classic and perfects it.
Yes, you can get perfectly creamy, nutty risotto without half an hour of stirring.
All your cravings together on one plate.
The perfect dish for indulging your garlic-loving tendencies.
A descendant of paella, with all the global flair of New Orleans mixed in.
A 100% vegetarian meal in a (rice) bowl.
Leftover cutlets? They're even better the next time around.
Build a better rice bowl.
What it is, where it came from, and a guide to rice varieties you might find in your supermarket.
Use your microwave to cook small batches of rice without a stovetop or rice cooker.
A simple, common restaurant trick that allows you to prep and cook risotto ahead of time.
A soup built in the model of a stew, and all the better for it.
How to get fried rice with distinct grains, each with a slightly chewy fried exterior and a tender bite.
Forget all the polenta dogma you've heard—we have some new rules to share.
How a beloved, centuries-old rice nearly died out, and was resurrected.
We tested the top rice cookers on the market to determine which is the best for you.