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Pressure-cooked Brown Rice with Sweet Rice and Chestnuts

Yankee Plus Dec 2015


by in Jan 1992
Pressure-cooked Brown Rice with Sweet Rice and Chestnuts
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  • 1/2 cup dried chestnuts
  • 3 cups spring or well water
  • 3/4 cup brown rice
  • 3/4 cup sweet rice
  • pinch of salt per cup of rice and chestnuts


Soak chestnuts overnight in water. Wash brown rice and sweet rice at least 3 times or until water is clear. Place rices in pressure cooker. Drain chestnuts, saving the soaking water, and add to rice. Measure 3 cups of water including the soaking water from the chestnuts and add to rice. Add salt, fasten cover, and bring up to pressure. Place heat diffuser under pressure cooker, lower flame, and cook for 50 minutes. Remove pressure cooker from stove and let pressure come down.
Updated Thursday, October 21st, 2010

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