Rice Cooked in Rich Coconut Milk (Nasi Uduk/gurih)

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Title: Rice Cooked in Rich Coconut Milk (Nasi Uduk/gurih)
Yield: 12 Servings
Categories: Beef, Asian


1 lb Basmati rice; or jasmine
3 1/2 c Coconut milk; not cream of
1 Stick lemon grass
2 sm Bay leaves; or more
1 pn Salt

Wash rice several times if using imported rice. Place rice in large pot or
rice cooker with coconut milk, lemongrass stick, bay leaves and salt. Bring
to a boil, reduce heat, cover and cook until all moisture is absorbed, 18
to 20 minutes. Remove lemongrass stick and bay leaves.

Cover and let rice sit 5 to 10 minutes before serving. It should be soft
but fluffy. Makes 6 cups.

INTRO: prepared by the Wives of Indonesian Civil Servants, a women's
organization known as Dharma Wanita.

Recipe by: Indonesian Embassy, Washington, D.C

Posted to MC-Recipe Digest V1 #822 by KitPATh on
Oct 01, 1997