What can you cook rice with?

Season rice properly

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Rice tastes delicious on its own. But who says that rice can't be refined? For the ultimate taste experience, it is worth refining the rice during or after cooking.

For quick cooking - refine rice

The quick cooks among you can do it before cooking Add the spices to the cooking water. The following are suitable for this:

But also after cooking you can quickly refine your rice with the following ingredients:

  • butter
  • Herb butter
  • Tomato paste
  • curry
  • paprika

Rice + Reishunger Spice = season rice properly

No more uniformity

With the Reishunger rice spices you can immerse yourself in a whole new world of taste explosions. Whether for everyday seasoning, extra hot, aromatic oriental, balanced hot lemon or fruity tomato - there is something for every taste and occasion!

All spice mixes are organic, vegan and gluten-free!

Our everyday hero

Not sure what goes best with your recipe? With a mixture of Indian sun flakes, fruity-sweet paprika and tomato, spicy roasted onions and garlic as well as hot peppercorns, every rice dish with our "everyday hero" spice mixture is incomparably delicious!

Season sushi rice

Sushi rice is seasoned with rice vinegar, which gives it its typical slightly sweet taste and consistency.

Step by step:

  1. For the sushi spice mix, mix rice vinegar with sugar and salt in a 3: 1: 1 ratio.
  2. Put the cooked sushi rice in a large bowl. One is best Hangiri or another wooden bowl that can soak up the excess water.
  3. Then carefully pull the rice vinegar mixture through the rice with a large spoon and then let it cool to room temperature. Then you can start rolling.

Season rice with Mediterranean flavor

Oils such as:

  • olive oil
  • Walnut oil
  • Hazelnut oil
  • Truffle oil

They are perfect in a delicious rice dish, such as a mushroom risotto. You can also season Mediterranean rice with fresh herbs or finely chopped olives.

  • basil
  • garlic
  • oregano
  • nutmeg

Season rice in an Indian way

There are a variety of spices that you can use for Indian-flavored rice. Either you add the spices to the cooking water or season the rice after cooking.

The classics in Indian cuisine are:


If you don't have so many ingredients at home or would like to try out whether Indian is something for you, you can simply buy the masala spice mixture. This is a mixture of spices from all kinds of things that are used in Indian cuisine. Ginger and saffron are also very popular and refine every rice dish.

Season the rice pudding

All good things come in threes

Would you like to try your rice pudding a little differently? Then refine it with one of our rice pudding spices. You have the choice between the cinnamon classic, a berry power mix or delicately tart chocolate. All three types lead you across the Milky Way to the planet Heavenly.

Little time, full of flavor

If time is a bit short, but you definitely don't want to go without aromatic rice pudding, then why not try our lightning milk rice varieties. These are also available in the classic version and with chocolate. For the berry note, you can choose between cherry and raspberry.