How do you measure rice with fingers?
How do I measure how much rice I need?
Measure one cup of long grain white rice into a cup and level it off. One cup of dry rice will make enough cooked rice for two to three adult servings. (Or two adults and two small children.)
How can I measure 2 cups of rice without a measuring cup?
If you don't have a measuring cup, this is a trick you probably learned from your mother or even grandparents: use your hand. To be precise, use the lines on your fingers as a guide. If you take a look at the pads of your fingers, there are indentions where it flexes. These are your guides.
How big is a rice cup?
While a standard U.S. cup measure is 240 milliliters, a rice cup according to rice industry standards is much smaller at 180 milliliters. It can be helpful to use the rice cup that came with your rice cooker for measurement.