# Should you measure rice cooked or uncooked?

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Do you weigh rice before or after cooking?

## Do you count calories for rice cooked or uncooked?

If you buy a bag of rice, the number of calories on the label is for uncooked rice. That number changes when you cook the rice as it absorbs water and changes in volume.

## Is a cup of uncooked rice the same as cooked?

In general, 1 cup of raw rice yields almost 3 cups of cooked rice. One-half cup of long-grain white rice is considered one serving.

## How much does a cup of uncooked rice make?

One cup of uncooked rice will yield approximately three cups cooked.

## How many servings is a cup of uncooked rice?

Rice Conversions & Equivalents

1 cup uncooked white rice yields 3 cups of cooked white rice
1 cup (180 grams) uncooked rice serves 3 persons
2 cups (360 grams) uncooked rice serves 6 persons
Assuming 1/2 cup of cooked rice per person.
¾ cup (96 grams) uncooked rice serves 4 persons

## What is uncooked rice called?

Noun. Rice which is not cooked. dry rice. raw rice. undercooked rice.

## How much heavier is cooked rice than uncooked?

1 cup rice uncooked = 7 oz / 200 g = 600 g ( 5 cups / 21 oz in weight) cooked [2] (Will serve 5 people). 1 pound of rice = 2 1/4 to 2 1/2 cups uncooked = 11 cups cooked (Will serve 11 people).

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## How much does 1 cup of brown rice make cooked?

Cooking Long Grain Brown Rice

One cup uncooked long grain brown rice yields about 3 cups cooked rice.