Rice is the main
staple in Surinam and it's therefore no wonder that there are numerous dishes with rice as the main
There are many ways to prepare these; Indonesian, West Indian, Creole and Chinese.
Fried rice is cooked somewhat drier than normal.
For lonton dishes (Indonesian), soft-boiled rice is needed.
Often rice is cooked or steamed with certain leaves. These give a special flavor and/or smell to the dish.
Steamed - & cooked rice.
For steamed rice a steamer is needed; the longer the rice steamed, the softer it becomes.
Rice can be cooked in a rice cooker for best results.
Mixed rice with cod
Curry (massala) rice
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