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Instant White Rice

Light, fluffy and delicious. Perfect for casseroles, soups, puddings and much more!
Ready in 5 minutes.

Minute® Instant White Rice
Cooking time
5 minutes

When piano lessons run late and stomachs are growling, our classic Instant White Rice is here to save the day. This rice is known for its light, fluffy texture, short, easy prep and quick cook time – ready in only 5 minutes! Because when your family needs a quick, satisfying meal, you want something you can count on — every time.

The original instant rice is simply cooked, then dried with nothing added but convenience. Yes that’s right it only contains 1 simple ingredient, rice which is grown in the USA. It doesn’t matter if you eat Gluten Free, vegan, or vegetarian, you can always count on Minute® Rice.

These light and fluffy grains are available in different package sizes so choose the one that best fits your needs – from a small box good for small households to the big family size box for larger families. And in case you didn’t know, Minute® Instant Rice can be prepared either in the microwave or on the stove.

Available Sizes

  • 7 oz – 4.5 servings
  • 14 oz – 8 servings
  • 28 oz – 17 servings
  • 42 oz – 26 servings
  • 72 oz – 44 servings

Cooking time

5 minutes

Serving size




Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts Instant White Rice

Dietary Considerations & Product Benefits

  • Non- GMO Project Verified
  • Gluten Free Certified
  • No Preservatives
  • MSG Free
  • Cholesterol Free
  • Sodium Free
  • Vegan/Vegetarian



Servings Rice Water
2 1 cup 1 cup
4 2 cups 2 cups
6 3 cups 3 cups
  1. Boil water.
  2. Add rice, stir, cover and remove from heat.
  3. Wait 5 minutes, or until water is absorbed, then fluff with a fork.


Servings Rice Water Minutes
2 1 cup 1 cup 6 min
4 2 cups 2 cups 8 min
6 3 cups 3 cups 10 min
  1. Place water and rice in a microwave-safe bowl.
  2. Cover. Microwave on HIGH.
  3. Wait 5 minutes or until water is absorbed, then fluff with a fork.
  4. Microwave ovens vary. Cooking times are approximate.

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Quick Tip

Try cooking our classic rice in other liquids! Enjoy the rice you love with a tropical flavor by cooking in pineapple juice instead of water. Add a splash of lime juice for some added zest.

Recipe Idea

For a hassle-free and flavorful dinner using our white rice, try this simple, creamy and delicious 15 Minute Chicken and Rice Dinner seasoned with garlic and onion and cooked to creamy perfection in a mixture of cream of chicken soup and chicken broth.

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