measured rice

3 countries, 7 rice cookers, 8+ years: from testing to triumph

The little appliance squatting on top of the fridge in my first apartment in Japan seemed complicated and difficult. I didn’t choose the blue, marshmallow-like creature. I bought the contents of the apartment from the previous teacher who had lived there. On the first day, I eyeballed the cooker. It stared forlornly over my shoulder…