How to Cook Wild Rice on the Stove

There are so many different ways to cook wild rice, like in a rice cooker, the Instant Pot, or even in the oven. But nothing is more simple than on the stove.

You don't need any fancy equipment, just a good old pot, some water, and wild rice. Let's get started!

Dish Info







Step 1

Start by rinsing  the uncooked wild rice under cool water.

Step 2

Add water and wild rice to pot on the stove. Bring to a boil over high heat.

Step 3

Lower the heat to a simmer and COVER the pot.  Let simmer for about 55 minutes.

Step 5

Serve and Enjoy!

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