# Quick Answer: How Many Servings Does 2 Cups Of Rice Make?

## How much does 2 cups of rice serve?

One (1) cup raw rice yields 3 ½ cups cooked rice, or enough for 3 light eaters.

To be sure you have enough rice, prepare 1 ½ cups raw rice for 3 or 4 people and 2 cups raw rice for 4 to 6 people..

## How much rice do I need to make 1 cup cooked?

Generally, most rice will triple when cooked, so 1 cup of raw rice will yield 3 cups cooked.

## How many cups of water do you put for 2 cups of rice?

Type of RiceWater to Rice RatioSimmer TimeWhite long-grain2 cups to 1 cup18 to 20 minutesWhite medium-grain1 1/2 cups to 1 cup15 minutesWhite short-grain1 1/4 cups to 1 cup15 minutesSushi rice (Calrose)1 1/3 cups to 1 cup18 to 20 minutes10 more rows

## How long does 2 cups of rice cook for?

16 to 18 minutesBring 1 1/2 cups water to a boil in a medium saucepan. Stir in rice and salt and return to a boil over medium-high heat. Reduce heat to a simmer, cover, and cook until rice is tender and has absorbed all the liquid, 16 to 18 minutes (check only toward the end of cooking time).

## Is 1 cup of rice enough for 2 people?

When it comes to rice the norm seems to be about ½ cup (90g) per person, although some people prefer to use a bit less – about 1/3 cup (60g) per person. And remember we are talking about uncooked rice here, which means that when it’s cooked it’s usually about a cup per person, as rice doubles in size.

## How many people will 10 pounds of rice feed?

Typically, a standard serving of uncooked rice is 1/2 of a cup. One pound of uncooked rice is typically 2 cups. So, there are 4 servings per pound of uncooked rice. With 25 pounds of uncooked rice, that would be enough to feed 100 people (25 pounds of rice * 4 servings per pound = 100 servings total).