How do I thaw Water Maid® Medium Grain Rice or River® White Rice that I have stored in the freezer?
Let the frozen rice come to room temperature, and then reheat. Add 2 tablespoons of water per 1 cup of rice, heat in a saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly. For the microwave oven, add 2 tablespoons of water per 1 cup of rice, cover and heat for about 1 minute.
How long can I store cooked Water Maid® Medium Grain Rice or River® White Rice in the refrigerator? Freezer?
Cooked rice can be refrigerated for up to six days, or stored in the freezer for six months.
What are green kernels in River® Brown Rice?
These are immature kernels of rice, and have the same nutritional value as mature grains.
What is the shelf life of uncooked Water Maid® Medium Grain Rice or River® White Rice? River® Whole Grain Brown Rice?
Our products are stamped with a production code date and a BEST BY date.
If stored properly and protected from infestation and extreme temperature fluctuations, uncooked regular white or whole grain brown rice may be maintained for long periods of time, but are BEST BY two years (730 days) after the date of manufacture.
For best results, place the product in a sealed container and store in a cool, dry place such as a pantry, refrigerator, or freezer.