Did you know there are over 40,000 varieties of rice. Amazing. It can be confusing even just in a Western supermarket figuring out which type of rice you should buy and cook. Let alone going to an Asian market or specialty store where there can be whole aisles with different types of rice. Here is an excellent article on the main types of rice and the foods that they are used in. Remember brown rice is better for you than white rice. And when you have your rice sorted, check out our range of rice spoons, beautifully designed and made, specifically for serving rice.