Easy Rice Cooker Recipes

We have put this collective rice cooker recipes page up as an additional helpful resource for folks who want to get the most out of their rice cooker.

Please Read —-> Since we only have very few ideas, we encourage our visitors to leave their own rice cooker meal ideas for posting on this page along with detailed instructions, ingredients, and pictures if possible.

We will categorize by rice type, region, poultry, beef, pork, seafood, and vegetarian as this section develops.

For now, here is a quick and easy rice cooker recipe dish I (Matthew) use often. It’s not much but is cost effective, tasty, and great in a pinch (below video).

Please Check Out this Great Recipe Video Posted by a Youtube User who owns the Excellent-Rated Zojirushi NP-HBC10

More Recipes Below…

Steamed Sweet Potato and Asparagus Rice Cooker Meal

What you’ll need (serves 2) Picture Coming Soon!

1) a basic rice cooker with a steaming tray (that allows for simultaneous steaming)

2) 2 cups of white rice

3) optional 2 small cans of fancy tuna (Pastene or Cento brands)

4) 1 can of chicken stock

5) 6 asparagus shoots (cut in half to fit in steam tray if needed)

6) 1 large sweet potato or yam peeled and cut into 1 inch cubes

7) 1 can of small or diced black olives

8) 4 diced pepperoncini peppers


Rinse rice well and add to rice cooker bowl measuring in 1 can of chicken stock first then bringing water level rest of the way to the “2 Cup” water level line with plain water. Let soak for 10 minutes; start rice cooker.

Monitor until rice boils adding asparagus and cut sweet potato / yam in steam tray to rice cooker. Steam for approx 10 to 12 minutes or until sweet potato / yam are fork tender and carefully remove steam tray from rice cooker. Once the cooker clicks into the “keep warm” mode add in black olives and diced peppers stirring until equally blended into rice.

Scoop rice mix onto plate, top with whole can of optional fancy tuna, sweet potatoes, and asparagus…and enjoy!

This is just one of many rice cooker recipes that will be posted on this site with visitor support.