Cook thoroughly. Microwave Instructions: (1) Empty frozen contents of bag into a 2-quart microwave-safe dish. Add 2 tbsp water. (1 tbsp water for half bag.). (2) Cover and microwave on high for 7-1/2 minutes for full bag; stir halfway through cooking. (4 minutes for half bag) (Per 1200 watt microwave). (3) Let stand for 1 minute after cooking (Stand time is important for food safety). (4) Drain and serve. Stovetop Instructions: (1) Empty frozen contents of bag into a 2-quart non-stick saucepan. Add 1/2 cup water. (for half bag, add 1.4 cup water). (2) Bring water to a full boil over high heat; reduce heat to medium - high. (3) Cover & cook for 6 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally. (For half bag, cover and cook for 4 to 5 minutes). (4) Drain and serve. Cook thoroughly to a temperature of 165 degrees F as measured by a food thermometer taken in several spots. Caution! Product will be hot! For microwave ovens less than 800 watts, please use stove to cooking instructions. Keep frozen. Do not thaw.