Thai Sticky or Glutinous Rice (Cook With Microwave)

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

This is the simplest method to cook sticky rice and the texture of rice is so good. The method can be applied for any kind of rice as well.


  1. Soak the glutinous rice with cold water for 15 minutes and rub the rice with your hands and wash until the water starts to be clear.
  2. Put the rice in the microwave safe container and put the water about 2 cup or submerge the rice.
  3. Cook on high power about 20 minutes.


Most Helpful

I've recently discovered thai sticky rice at restaurants and can't get enough! Now its easy to make at home! Thank you so much for this recipe, I've literally been making it once a week!

sofie-a-toast February 08, 2012

This is a terrific way to make sticky rice. I used calrose rice and didn't measure the water, so needed to cook it a couple of minutes longer. Came out perfect - sticky and good. Thanks Bic for a new keeper. Made for Bargain Basement Tag.

lazyme February 14, 2010

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