10 uses for your rice cooker besides making rice

Rice Cooker Frittata

The way the rice cooker, well, cooks, this veggie frittata won't have crusty brown edges but will instead be light, moist and fluffy the whole way through. 

Rice Cooker Kimchi

The rice cooker is used as a kind of pickling jar to create a flavorful and tart kimchi. Sure, this takes some time to ferment but you don't even have to turn it on

Rice Cooker Chili

it might surprise you to know that the rice cooker is equally capable of making a game-day chili. Really, the rice cooker works with any chili recipe 

Beer-Braised Baby Back Ribs

You can, very easily, make tender and juicy beer-braised ribs in your own little rice cooker. After browning the ribs on the hot cooking surface, simply add beer, stock

Rice Cooker Poached Pears

It just so happens that a rice cooker is the perfect vessel for making one of the most delicious and elegant desserts you're liable to cook. Luckily,also one of the easiest. 

Rice Cooker Oatmeal

Since rice cookers are built to make rice, it might not be a surprise to learn that they're equally capable while preparing other grains or even cereals. 

Rice Cooker Quinoa

I love cooking quinoa in a mix of chicken broth, lemon juice and pickle juice) at a ratio of one part quinoa to two parts liquid, and then press the start button. 

Rice Cooker Pasta

The great thing about cooking pasta in the rice cooker is that it's a one-pot affair. The rice cooker allows you to cook the meat, the pasta and the sauce in the same pan

Rice Cooker Epic Pancakes

making pancake batter according to the box recipe and pouring it into the rice cooker. You can even add chocolate chips, berries, bananas or any of your other favorite pancake

Rice Cooker Steamed Cupcakes

you can actually bake up some deliciously moist steamed cupcakes using boxed cake mix. All you have to do is set your cupcake mold in the steam tray of your rice cooker