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Organic Short Grain Brown Rice

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Organic Short Grain Brown Rice is a great cupboard staple.

Organic Short Grain Brown Rice is a basic brown rice variety perfect for a wide range of warming dishes. It is called short grain as it has a shorter, rounder appearance than its more slender counterpart – long grain rice.  Brown rice is popular in the world of wholefood as it contains the outer hull of the grain. This germ/bran layer contains added nutrition and fibre. The outer layer gives brown rice a slightly longer cooking time than white rice and it has more bite once cooked.  This short grain brown rice cooked up into a softer grain than long grain or basmati so it is a great accompaniment to curries and stews.

If you prefer white varieties try our organic white basmati rice.  We also stock a range of speciality rices such as organic wild rice, organic black rice, organic brown basmati rice, organic brown basmati rice and organic red rice.

Ingredients: Organic Short Grain Brown Rice

Origin: Italy / Greece

Allergen Information: Packed on premises that handle gluten, tree nuts, sesame, soya, peanuts, mustard, celery


Nutritional Information


Typical Nutrient Values: Amount per 100g:
Energy 1474kj/348kcal
Fat 2.8g
of which saturates 0.6g
Carbohydrate 72.7g
of which sugars 0.32g
Fibre 3.6g
Protein 6.2g
Salt 0.01g

Cooking Instructions

  1. Rinse the rice a few times
  2. Soak overnight and rinse again if you have time.
  3. Combine two parts rice to one part fresh water in a pan.
  4. Add salt now if you want.
  5. Boil for 10 minutes and then simmer for a further 15-20 minutes.
  6. Let it stand for 5 minutes before serving.


For optimum freshness keep in a cool place away from moisture and direct sunlight.  Store in a tightly sealed bag or container.


Family Tip:

  1. We enjoy short grain rice with vegetable chilli or organic chicken curry.
  2. We usually make an extra couple of portions for lunches and dinners, but remember rice only keeps for about 2 days.
  3. We have also discovered that it makes a great fragrant rice pudding – with organic nutmeg, cinnamon and coconut sugar!