2 November 2017
How is soaking of old and new rice?
-Have the rice in a big dish with lots of water and salt in order to absorb the water and rise the most. You can soak the new rice within two hours, but after September for each month add half an hour to the soaking time.
What is the term shock for rice?
-For having the rice to rise the most, add a glass of cold water or some piece of ice while boiling.
What should be done in order to have the most B vitamin?
-You can soak the bran of rice and use its’ water
Is it true that washing the rice after bubbling will remove the starch?
-Well this is a wrong belief, because starches are within rice shell so it will remain until eating. Washing rice after bubbling will remove all its’ nutrition. B vitamin is in the rice seeds that separating rice from shell will remove 5/6 of the B1 vitamin and only 1/6 will remain. But B1 vitamin will remain by not washing rice after bubbling (kateh).
How we can have “kateh”?
-If you want “kateh” and you don’t have much time, wash rice with warm water twice and for each bushel add a glass of warm water and for two bushels add two glasses of water with ambient temperature and soak it for one hour. Pay attention that add oil during boiling unless you don’t have a good rice.
What should be done for burned rice?
-You can put a piece of bread on it and don’t pick it up until eating or have an onion without shell in the middle of rice, this would remove the smell.
What should be done for salty rice?
-If you noticed before washing, wash rice with extra water.
What should be done if the dry rice has smell? What is the solution for pest and moth?
-You can have rice under sun in a big dish, this removes the smell. You can do the same thing for pest and moth. Having rice under sun makes the rice be better for cooking.
What should be done not to have louse in rice?
-Do not let the air goes through rice bag, and use closed bags for rice.
What should be done if the rice has louse?
-Have rice under the sun in a big dish away from dust, this removes moth. Adding salt among rice does not remove moth but can prevent form having moth somehow. You can use garlic pills, the include phosphor. They don’t actually have garlic in the ingredient about the name is because of the smell of phosphor which is similar to garlic smell.