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Instant Pot Long Grain White Rice

Making rice never got easier! Follow these instructions for light and fluffy, perfectly cooked white rice made right in your Instant Pot Pressure Cooker.
Course: Side Dish


  • 1 cup long grain white rice
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tsp. coconut oil optional
  • Pinch of salt optional


  • Place the rice in a fine mesh strainer. Rinse it with cold water several times, moving the rice around until the water runs clear (3-5 minutes).
  • Immediately add the rinsed rice, water, oil, and salt (if using) directly in the liner of your Instant Pot and stir to combine.
  • Lock lid and set the valve to the SEALING position.
  • Pressure Cook/Manual for 4 minutes. When the timer goes off, allow for 10 minutes of Natural Pressure Release. Quick release any remaining pressure.
  • Fluff rice with a fork and serve.


Recipe provided by Make Your Meals