Basmati Rice

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What is Basmati Rice?

When browsing at grocery stores or on food websites, you may have come across basmati rice.  Basmati is a special rice with a delicate flavor that should not be paired with everything like regular white rice cab be. So, just what is basmati rice and when you should you use basmati over white rice? Basmati rice is a type of rice grown in the Himalayas and Pakistan. It is a long grain rice that is characterized by a light nutty flavor. Basmati can be found in the gourmet section of your supermarket or at a Middle Eastern grocer. Basmati is a rice…

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Quick and Easy Basmati Rice Pudding

As you celebrate the end of Summer and begin to enjoy the first hints of Fall, this fast and simple recipe is perfect with it’s mix of both warm and cool weather favorite ingredients! Recipe by Jamie Relei Ferguson Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups The Real Co Basmati rice1/2 cup coconut cream1 tsp sugar1 tsp vanilla extract1/4 tsp The Real Co Himalayan Pink RockSalt Optional add ins: Orange, juiced Orange, zested Mango, diced Fresh mint sprigs, for garnish Cinnamon Ginger, grated if fresh Unsweetened Coconut shreds   Directions: Cook rice by desired method, set aside and let coolCombine all ingredientsGarnish with optional add ins…

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The Real Co. How We Go Beyond Single Origin with Sustainable Agriculture

At The Real Co. our mission doesn’t end with ensuring full transparency Single Origin. The consumerism we see today is making people sick (physically and mentally), the planet sicker and certain people very rich. At The Real Co. we not only understand the importance of Single Origin products, for both the planet we live on and the people who live in it, but we recognize that the only through the practice of sustainable agriculture can we espouse to do good. In the simplest terms, Sustainable Agriculture is the production of food or animal products using farming techniques that protect our…

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