A part of traditional Chinese medicine, red yeast rice is used as a health supplement. It contains monacolins, which are naturally occurring substances believed to limit the body’s production of cholesterol. It is also t... More » Food Cooking Nuts & Grains

To prepare red yeast rice, rinse 1 cup of rice, and then boil it in 2 cups of water for about 25 minutes. You can cook and eat red yeast rice in the same fashion as white rice. More » Food Cooking

Red yeast rice is a substance that results from fermenting red yeast over rice. Specifically, the kind of yeast used is called Monascus purpureus yeast. Red yeast rice is predominantly used in China. More » Food Food Facts Pasta & Grains
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