Share: Quick-Cooking Rice Rice that has been partially precooked so it takes less time to cook than its regular-cooking counterpart. Featured Recipes Sunday Chicken This was my mother's favorite recipe for Sunday—hence the name. It makes an excellent recipe for Sunday dinner, because it can be prepared ahead of time and left to bake while you attend church. The leftovers also freeze well. Related Tips Scald To heat milk or cream over low heat until just before it boils. Look for small bubbles around… Cube To cut foods into 1/2-inch to 1-inch square pieces. Press Often called a cookie press. Used to extract cookie dough in decorative shapes.