Toasted Rice Powder

2 minutes
to prep

10 minutes
to cook

About this Recipe

Toasted rice powder is a special ingredient in many authentic Lao recipes such as laab. Use this recipe for your Lao-inspired dishes!

Recipe by: Vong Manoroth
Photos by: Kylie Hope


  • ¼ cup raw white rice
Toasted Rice

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Roast the raw white rice on low heat, and keep flipping or stirring until the rice turns brown.
  2. Grind it with a coffee grinder or a Lao Style Mortar (Kok) and Pestle (Sark).