Easy Sushi Rice (In Rice Cooker)

Recipe by Nado2003
READY IN: 35mins
YIELD: 6 cups


  • 3
    cups medium grain rice (Nishiki or Calrose brand, use the measuring cup in your rice cooker)
  • 3 14
    cups water (or water to the 3 mark on the rice cooker)
  • 13
    cup seasoned rice vinegar (more or less, to taste)


  • Put rice and water into rice cooker (put rice in first, then add water until the 3 mark on the cooker is reached). Push button to start cooking. When done, button will pop up and light change to "warm.".
  • Let the rice sit in the cooker without opening the lid for about 15 minutes to complete steaming.
  • Put rice into non-reactive bowl (glass, stainless steel, wood, etc -- ), pour sushi vinegar over rice and toss gently with rice paddle to mix vinegar into rice. Note: please be gentle so you do not mash the grains of rice. Also, each grain should have been coated with the vinegar and achieve a shinny sheen, add more as needed).
  • Fan the rice to cool as you are mixing in the vinegar.
  • Use in rolls, sushi or to accompany sashimi.