Nice Rice


Yellow Rice With Raisins

  • 250 ml uncooked, parboiled rice
  • 1 litre boiling water
  • 30 ml yellow sugar
  • 1 piece of cinnamon
  • 5 ml salt
  • 30 ml ground turmeric
  • 125 ml seedless raisins
  • 15 ml butter or margarine

Wash rice. Add all the ingredients to the boiling water, except the raisins, butter and sugar. Add rice slowly to boiling water and cook for about 20 minutes over high heat. Drain the water and steamcook the rice with the raisins and cinnamonstick for 1 hour over boiling water. Remove the stick of cinnamon and mix in the butter and the sugar.

Serve warm with bobotie.