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Instant Pot Black Rice (Forbidden Rice)

Recipe developed by Amy + Jacky

No need to soak to make perfectly cooked Star Superfood Instant Pot Black Rice (Forbidden Rice) in Pressure Cooker! This high-antioxidants, nutrient-packed ancient Chinese whole grain rice has more impressive health benefits than other rice varieties. Gotta love the nutty aromatic delicious chew.
Course Dinner, Lunch, Rice, Side Dish
Cuisine Asian, Chinese
Keyword black rice, forbidden rice, instant pot black rice, instant pot forbidden rice, instant pot recipes, instant pot rice, instapot black rice, pressure cooker black rice, pressure cooker forbidden rice, pressure cooker recipes, pressure cooker rice
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 34 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 397kcal


  • 1 cup (215g) black rice
  • 1 cup (250ml) cold water


  • Wash & Rinse Black Rice: Add 1 cup (215g) black rice to the inner pot. Rinse the rice a few times over cold water, and rub the rice with your hands. Drain really really well. Add 1 cup (250ml) cold water in the inner pot, then remove 2 - 3 tbsp water.
  • Pressure Cook Black Rice: Close lid and pressure cook at High Pressure for 18 minutes, then Natural Release for 10 minutes. After 10 minutes, release remaining pressure. Open the lid carefully.
  • Serve Instant Pot Black Rice: Fluff and serve black rice with your favorite main dish or add it to your salad. Enjoy~


*Stain Warning: Be mindful of what containers you use for holding or serving the Black Rice because it may stain your ceramic or enamel cookware.


Calories: 397kcal | Carbohydrates: 83g | Protein: 8g | Fat: 3g | Sodium: 13mg | Potassium: 239mg | Fiber: 3g | Calcium: 25mg | Iron: 1.6mg

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