Thai Jasmine rice is commonly known as Fragrant Rice, Scented Rice, or Aromatic Rice. The official name is “Thai Hom Mali Rice”. Jasmine Rice has a world famous reputation for its appearance, cooking texture and aroma. This special aromatic fragrance from both raw and cooked rice gives it this famous Jasmine Rice name. One reason that makes Jasmine Rice special is it’s ability to adapt to different dishes for different tastes.
Jasmine rice can be found in many markets, convenience stores or rice stores in most countries. Jasmine rice comes in many different packages, loosely in bulk, bagged. It can also be purchased as raw rice, convenience rice , steamed rice and ready-to-serve rice.