Sit at a table where the centerpiece is a large platter of traditional biryani, and your senses do a little jig – the blissful aroma of basmati, the visual treat of long, slender rice grains and, finally, the nutty flavor that complements the meat to perfection! Sit down to a Thai meal, and the gentle, fragrant whiff of jasmine from the locally-grown jasmine rice fills the air and your senses.
But can these two fragrant rice varieties be interchanged? Purists will say a vehement No! This infographic describes the difference between both rice-types. It’s a battle both win!
Basmati Rice Vs Jasmine Rice:
Infographic by – Cuisinevault