Are you ready for a brief history lesson in rice cup measuring? Sounds exciting doesn’t it! Firstly, a measuring cup of rice does not correlate with a measuring cup we use in western cooking where 1 cup equates to around 250 mL. The gō or cup is a traditional Japanese unit based on the ge which is equal to 10 shaku or ​1⁄10 shō. Back in the year 1891 it was officially ...

There is much discussion about jollof rice and which recipe is the most authentic. Jollof rice, also known as benachin in Wolof (‘one pot’), is a one-pot rice dish popular in many West African countries. There are a lot of recipes out there, here is our version which can be cooked easily and without hassle in your rice cooker. A ...

This popular dish from Louisiana is simple to prepare and filling. Its name comes from the Provencal word “jambalaia” meaning “a mix-up”. The rice is cooked then “mixed-up” with cooked shrimp and sausage. A hint of spice from the chili flakes makes it a fun dish to serve at parties! ...

Kimchi is a Korean fermented dish that often uses red pepper powder, shrimp paste, and/or garlic for flavoring. Like a spicy and sour pickle, adding it to fried rice not only makes it flavorful but also vibrant in color! ...

A very common question we get asked is, 'can I add spices when I cook my rice'. ...

Jasmine and Basmati look and taste quite similar. But there are some key differences Walk into any grocery store and you’ll find dozens of different varieties of rice. All around the world, there are over 40,000 different kinds! That’s a lot of rice. Today we’ll be talking about two of the most popular aromatic, long-grain types of rice you can ...

Oyu is an advanced hot water dispenser with a modern and intuitive touch display by Yum Asia. Disadvantages to kettles and other electric water heaters The main disadvantage to ‘traditional’ electric water heaters is that they use a lot of energy keeping a tank full of water at the correct temperature for use, usually having to reboil at intervals to get ...

These buns are dairy-free and sesame seed free and are really, really simple to make. They are delicious too and can be used for burgers or sandwiches! As much as we love our rice, it can’t be rice all the time and sometimes a burger just hits the spot! The measurements for these buns are in baking cups because it’s ...

This product demonstration video explains how you cook GABA brown rice in the the Bamboo UMAI Induction Heating (IH) Rice Cooker by Yum Asia ...

This product demonstration video explains how you cook short grain white rice in the Sakura multifunction rice cooker by Yum Asia. ...