Cooking rice for the week....

  1. Advanced Member
    huggy77's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  257 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    548
    Rep Power
    58655
    Level
    21
    Lv. Percent
    40.04%

    Cooking rice for the week....


    i cook pounds of chicken at a time and then eat it all week long... Can i do the same with whole grain rice? How long will it stay for?

  2. Board Sponsor
    Rodja's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  230 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Age
    30
    Posts
    23,733
    Rep Power
    1317327
    Level
    94
    Lv. Percent
    29.35%
    Achievements Activity RoyaltyActivity VeteranActivity ProActivity AuthorityPosting Pro

    It gets dry after a couple of days.
    M.Ed. Ex Phys
    Performax Labs Product Specialist

  3. Advanced Member
    huggy77's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  257 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    548
    Rep Power
    58655
    Level
    21
    Lv. Percent
    40.04%

    i was hoping there was some magic trick to get it to keep for a week...
    •   
       

  4. New Member
    Thepaul7's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  185 lbs.
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Age
    32
    Posts
    198
    Rep Power
    1654
    Level
    12
    Lv. Percent
    74.27%

    Its never the same but you can put a bit of water in it and stick it in the microwave or pot and it should make it edible for a day or so longer.
  5. New Member
    rhoadx's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  195 lbs.
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Posts
    186
    Rep Power
    503924
    Level
    32
    Lv. Percent
    54.89%
    Achievements Activity Pro

    i do this all the time. make enough for the week portion it up into individual containers and add little water or sauce stick in the microwave for about 1 to 2 minutes and its good to go
  6. Board Sponsor
    Rodja's Avatar
    Stats
    5'10"  230 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jan 2006
    Age
    30
    Posts
    23,733
    Rep Power
    1317327
    Level
    94
    Lv. Percent
    29.35%
    Achievements Activity RoyaltyActivity VeteranActivity ProActivity AuthorityPosting Pro

    Get a rice cooker. What I do is add the water, rice, EVOO, and a little broth, take a shower, and it's usually done. I do this 2-3x/week in the mornings.
    M.Ed. Ex Phys
    Performax Labs Product Specialist

  7. Advanced Member
    huggy77's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  257 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    548
    Rep Power
    58655
    Level
    21
    Lv. Percent
    40.04%

    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    Get a rice cooker. What I do is add the water, rice, EVOO, and a little broth, take a shower, and it's usually done. I do this 2-3x/week in the mornings.
    i never knew such things existed... I am definitely getting one....
  8. New Member
    asdfvtn's Avatar
    Stats
    5'7"  999 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    40
    Rep Power
    399
    Level
    5
    Lv. Percent
    89.1%

    I actually tried cooking my rice in my pressure cooker recently.. It seems to last a day or so longer before drying out like my rice cooker. Or I'm just crazy.
  9. New Member
    1 More Repp's Avatar
    Stats
    5'9"  170 lbs.
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Posts
    119
    Rep Power
    38967
    Level
    13
    Lv. Percent
    34.55%

    Mine dries out after like a day or two. I recently started eating Uncle ben's natural brown rice cups instead and it's way better. 45 sec in the micro and you've got a good single serving of rice.
  10. Advanced Member
    huggy77's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  257 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    548
    Rep Power
    58655
    Level
    21
    Lv. Percent
    40.04%

    Quote Originally Posted by Rodja View Post
    Get a rice cooker. What I do is add the water, rice, EVOO, and a little broth, take a shower, and it's usually done. I do this 2-3x/week in the mornings.
    Rice cooker came today.... Going to buy some broth... Looking forward to using it...
  11. New Member
    nonidentity's Avatar
    Stats
    6'0"  225 lbs.
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    302
    Rep Power
    268
    Level
    15
    Lv. Percent
    21.54%

    Quote Originally Posted by huggy77 View Post
    Rice cooker came today.... Going to buy some broth... Looking forward to using it...
    I just got a top of the line zojirushi rice cooker "$200+" for about $50 because the guy didn't have room to take it when he moved!!! like brand new DDDD it's fuarking huge too.
  12. Senior Member
    madds87's Avatar
    Stats
    5'8"  190 lbs.
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Posts
    2,904
    Rep Power
    98808
    Level
    39
    Lv. Percent
    55.16%
    Achievements Activity ProPosting Pro

    lol rice cookers rock!!! mines just a six cup rice cooker nothing too fancy... I cant imagine eating six cups of rice in one sitting anyway... its so quick and easy I just cook the rice everytime I have a meal or my carb day ill cook it.. doesnt take long at all!
  13. New Member
    smutty's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Posts
    146
    Rep Power
    701
    Level
    10
    Lv. Percent
    56.11%

    get the frozen stuff at trader joes. cooks in 88 seconds, I use half then stick the bag in the refrigerator.
  14. Advanced Member
    huggy77's Avatar
    Stats
    6'2"  257 lbs.
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    548
    Rep Power
    58655
    Level
    21
    Lv. Percent
    40.04%

    all this talk of rice is making me hungry.... Cant eat any real carbs till after tomorrows workout though, lol...
  

  
 

Similar Forum Threads

  1. Question about pre-cooking meals for the week
    By BigDSB in forum Nutrition / Health
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-22-2012, 08:28 PM
  2. Replies: 15
    Last Post: 02-25-2009, 03:06 PM
  3. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09-24-2007, 06:18 PM
  4. Retain 2,for the last 4 weeks in my cut?
    By Dr Nick in forum Supplements
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-15-2007, 12:34 PM
  5. What did you do for cardio the weeks out from competing?
    By Funny Monkey in forum Exercise Science
    Replies: 31
    Last Post: 05-30-2005, 01:05 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Log in
Log in