Risotto from Things You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Rice Cooker (Slideshow)

Things You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Rice Cooker (Slideshow)

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Risotto

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Risotto is a delicious and versatile dish that can be enhanced by the addition of a variety of ingredients. Making risotto in a rice cooker reduces this hassle, so you can get creative with your seasonings.

Poached Fruit

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You think we’re joking, right? Nope. You can easily make this light and delicious dessert or cocktail garnish in a rice cooker

Frittata

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This classic Spanish dish can be easily made in a rice cooker

Oatmeal

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This hearty breakfast meal can easily be made using a rice cooker

Lentils

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Lentils are a healthy, high-protein meal option for anyone on the go. A rice cooker can be easily used to make your next lentil meal.

Chicken

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Even your favorite meat options, such as chicken, can be made in a rice cooker

Cake

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Who knew it could be this easy? Making a cake in a rice cooker is easy. 

Goulash

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This classic 'Old World' stew, and many other slow-cooked meat stews can be made easily in a rice cooker

Beans

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After soaking your dried beans, they’re very easy to prepare in a rice cooker, which can then be added to larger dishes or mixed in with, you guessed it, rice!

Polenta

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Creamy polenta is another delicious dinner dish that can be made with little trouble in a rice cooker

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Things You Didn't Know You Could Make in a Rice Cooker