Question about Rival Kitchen Appliances - Others
Here's all the info I've been able to find:
The older Rival rice cooker steamer should have a base, a lid, steamer basket, and rice bowl.
To cook rice, fill center basin of base with water. Place the rice bowl on basin. Add rice and water as follows. For white rice add water in a 1:1 ratio to rice plus 1/2 cup. For brown rice add water in a 1:1 ratio to rice plus 3/4 cup. Examples: 1 cup white rice, 1-1/2 cup water; 2 cups brown rice, 2-3/4 cups water. Put lid on and plug in and in about 50 minutes you should have delicious rice.
Timing is Everything
Whether using the Rival Steamer for a main dish or for a side dish, cooking is easy. But not Fast. Rice and steamed vegetables actually take twice as long to cook in this steamer. The simplicity comes since you add your rice or vegetables in one step. No waiting for one thing to happen before you can do the next. Put water and fruits, vegetables, fish, poultry or rice in the basket or bowl that come with the unit, cover, plug in and wait for the light to go off per the timing chart.
1/4 cup water takes 6 -7 minutes
1/2 cup water takes 10-12 minutes
3/4 cup water takes 16-17 minutes
1 cup water takes 19-22 minutes
1.25 cups water takes 24-26 minutes
1.5 cups water takes 26-30 minutes
2 cups water takes 38-39 minutes
2.5 cups water takes 43-44 minutes
3 cups water (max fill) takes 45-50 minutes.
Steamed Chocolate Pudding (From the Rival Steamer Guide)
3/4 cup flour
3/4 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/3 cup butter
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg, beaten
1.5 ounces unsweetened chocolate, melted
1/2 cup milk
1/4 cup chopped nuts
Sift together flour, baking powder and salt; set aside. Cream butter and vanilla until fluffy. Gradually add sugar, beat well. Add egg and melted chocolate; blend well. Add milk alternately with dry ingredients and beat until smooth. Fold nuts into batter. Pour into greased 8"x4" loaf pan. Cover pan with aluminum foil. Place pan in steamer basket. Cover and steam until wooden pick inserted near center comes out clean. Serve warm with **Marshmallow Cream Sauce. Water: 1 cup. Time: 19-22 min.
**Marshmallow Cream Sauce:
16 large marshmallows
1/3 cup cream
In a small saucepan, combine ingredients and melt over low heat. Serve over Steamed Chocolate Pudding.
Posted on May 22, 2008
SOURCE: I lost the instruction manual
Welcome to FixYa. My name is Max and I'm the expert who chose your situation to fix. If you find my solution satisfactory, please award me a "FixYa" rating. Now for your question.
All of the rice cooker makers advise: a 2:1 ratio That is, 2 cups of water for every cup of rice.
Thanks again for using FixYa!
Posted on Jan 31, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 31, 2011 | Rival Kitchen Appliances - Others
Jan 13, 2011 | Rival Automatic Steamer/Rice Cooker 4450...
Jan 10, 2011 | Rival RC61 6-Cup Rice Cooker
Jan 08, 2011 | Rival Automatic Steamer/Rice Cooker 4450...
Oct 08, 2010 | Rival Automatic Steamer/Rice Cooker 4450...
Sep 03, 2010 | Rival Automatic Steamer/Rice Cooker 4450...
Jul 20, 2010 | Rival Automatic Steamer/Rice Cooker 4450...
Apr 13, 2010 | Rival Automatic Steamer/Rice Cooker 4450...
Mar 11, 2010 | Rival Kitchen Appliances - Others
38 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!