Wild rice is not true rice. Both wild rice and true rice are seeds. These seeds come from grasses that grow in water. But wild rice does not come from the same kind of grass as true rice. It is called rice because it looks and cooks like true rice.
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Have you ever eaten wild rice? If so, what did it taste like? If not, would you like to try it?
Have you read other books about grains? How are those grains similar to wild rice? How are they different?
People boil wild rice to cook it. What other types of foods do people need to boil before eating?
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