Chef Yia's Purple Sticky Rice

Sticky rice is on every Hmong table with every meal. Almost always eaten with your hands. We love a good sticky rice recipe! Share with us your favorite ways of eating sticky rice. 

1 part black rice
6 parts glutinous sweet rice

1.Soak both types of rice in a bowl of water together overnight.

2. Place in rice steamer basket. If you don’t have a rice basket, layer a bamboo or metal steamer with two layers of cheesecloth—enough to wrap around the rice and pull it out when it’s ready.

3. Steam over a simmering pot of hot water for about 20 minutes or until the rice is tender.

4. Enjoy with your loved ones!