A KitchenAid® Grain and Rice Cooker.

Grain And Rice Cooker

Welcome To A New World Of Whole Grains

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A collage of images featuring broccoli florets in the steamer basket of the grain and rice cooker, an open grain and rice cooker filled with white rice, water pouring over rice, and a close up of clear water in the water tank. A collage of images featuring broccoli florets in the steamer basket of the grain and rice cooker, an open grain and rice cooker filled with white rice, water pouring over rice, and a close up of clear water in the water tank.

What's In The Box?

Skip the measuring cups and monitoring! Your machine has all the parts to perfectly cook grains for you.

  • (1) BPA free and dishwasher safe Steam Basket
  • (1) Removable and dishwasher safe Inner Lid
  • (1) Durable non-stick, dishwasher safe cooking pot with ceramic coating
  • (1) BPA free and dishwasher safe Removable Water Tank

Endless Possibilities

Explore 21 Presets On The Digital Touchscreen

It's easy to see and select your choices with an intuitive menu at your fingertips.


Steam fresh or frozen foods to perfection with the steam mode to create delectable pairings for your main dish.

Turn Pantry Staples Into the Star of Any Meal

Your new machine automatically senses, dispenses and simmers so you can explore a whole new world of whole grains, rice and beans. Make anything from grain bowls to bean burgers.

A serving platter filled with various types of sushi rolls.

Sushi Rolls

Authentic sushi is within your reach with perfectly cooked sushi rice.

A colorful couscous based salad with cucumber, red onion and tomato.

Warm Salads

Rice, quinoa or couscous are ideal for colorful salads packed with goodness.

A bowl of rice pudding topped with cinnamon sticks and star anise.

Rice Pudding

Sweet and milky, rice pudding is a classic. Add cinnamon or raisins for a twist.

A colorful grain bowl.

Grain Bowls

Vibrant grain bowls are popular and brimming with healthful foods.

A bowl of oatmeal with blueberries and sliced strawberries on top.


Good-old-fashioned oats are a hearty breakfast or satisfying basis for snacks.

A basket of muffins with chopped nuts on top.


Whole grain muffins are delicious and digestion-friendly.

A plate of fish tacos with a side of rice and refried beans.

Refried Beans

Enjoy Mexican delights like nachos, enchiladas or quesadillas at home.

A plate of assembled and partially-assembeled black bean burgers.


Make vegetarian and vegan burgers with protein-packed beans.

A bowl of white bean soup with a plate of toasted french bread beside it.

Soups & Chilis

Warm up during soup season with delicious chilis and lentil or bean soups.

Several steamed sweet potatoes stuffed with rice.

Steamed Vegetables

Steaming veggies helps to maintain their nutrients and fresh flavor.

A rice bowl topped with ground pork, scallions and a soft-steamed egg.

Steamed Eggs

Chinese-inspired steamed eggs are perfect and easy to peel.

A plate of steamed shrimp served with couscous, asparagus and heirloom carrots.

Steamed Shrimp

Delicate shrimp stay plump and juicy—perfect for paella.

Customize It to Go Even Further

An open Grain and Rice Cooker with a person pouring rice into it.

Create Your Own Custom Cycle

You have the option to customize settings for your preferred texture.

Broth being poured over uncooked white rice in the grain and rice cooker.

Liquids for Rice And Grain Dishes

Experiment with liquids other than water like broth.

Featured Recipes

Create & Savor Delicious Grain & Rice Dishes

Refresh your routine. Jump confidently into new recipes with all sorts of rice, grains and beans.


The KitchenAid® Grain and Rice Cooker. The KitchenAid® Grain and Rice Cooker.


The KitchenAid® Grain and Rice Cooker is a streamlined experience. Just select what your’e cooking from one of 21 preset options, then add your ingredients to the cooking pot. The KitchenAid® Grain and Rice Cooker automatically senses how much grain you’ve added using an integrated scale, dispenses the right amount of water from the tank, and then simmers to the perfect texture, every time.

Note: Automation features use water only. To cook with other liquids, follow screen prompts to manually add to the pot.


Yes. The programmable Delayed Cook feature allows you to cook your ingredients at a later time, and can be set up to 24 hours in advance. Simply fill the water tank, add food to the cooking pot and select your preferences. Then, instead of selecting start, select Delay Cook and enter the hours and minutes until you want your food to be done cooking. A countdown timer will appear for when the machine will begin cooking and then finish.

Can I Customize Cooking Settings?

Yes. The Custom Cycle feature allows you to experiment with a variety of grains, beans and rice beyond the preset optoins, or add liquids other than water, like broth, directly to the cooking pot. Select the type of custom cycle, between Custom Rice, Custom Bean, Custom Small Grain or Custom Large Grain. Then, follow the screen prompts to add food and liquid and start cooking. Once complete, you can save your settings to create a new Custom Preset.

Can I Soak Foods Before Cooking?

Yes, you can soak foods for up to 8 hours before cooking. Select Soak for an 8 hour soak, or Quick Soak for a heated 2 hour soak.

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