Stove Top Directions: 1. In a 2 quart saucepan, add 2 cups water and 1 tbsp butter or olive oil (optional). Bring to a boil. 2. Add box contents, stir and bring to a boil. Remove from heat. Cover and let stand 5 minutes. 3. Fluff with a fork before serving. Enjoy! Microwave: Microwave ovens vary, adjust time as needed. 1. In a 2 quart microwaveable glass casserole dish, combine box contents with 2 cups water and 1 tbsp butter or olive oil (optional). 2. Cover and microwave on high for 5-7 minutes or until boiling. 3. Remove from oven. Fluff with a fork. Cover and let stand for 5 minutes before serving. Enjoy!