Egg Fried Rice Recipe. A quick and easy meal, this recipe for Egg Fried Rice tastes just like they make it in your corner Chinese Take-Away but at a fraction of the cost!
Step 1: You will need 你将需要
350 g pre-cooked long grain rice (refrigerated)
4 tbsp oyster sauce
2 tbsp soy sauce
2 eggs, beaten
4 tbsp peanut oil or vegetable oil
2 tbsp shredded carrots
4 tbsp frozen peas, thawed
1 spring onion, sliced
2 garlic cloves, minced
salt and white pepper
1 wooden spoon
Step 2: Fry the egg 煎蛋
Add a little oil to a hot wok, drop in the egg and stir rapidly to break it up.
Step 3: Add the garlic and rice 加入大蒜和米饭
Add another drop of oil to the wok, followed by the garlic and the rice. Stir until well mixed.
Refrigerated rice is used in this recipe because when rice is chilled, the grains don't tend to stick together. This makes it the perfect consistency for fried rice dishes.
Step 4: Mix the vegetables 加入蔬菜
Add the peas, carrots, and spring onions and mix thoroughly.
Step 5: Add the sauces and season 使用调味汁
Add the oyster and soy sauces and season with salt and white pepper. Toss it all together and remove from the heat.
Another useful tip
White pepper is the perfect choice to use with any Asian dish. Its special flavour goes well with this style of cooking.
Step 6: Serve 上菜咯
Spoon the egg fried rice into individual serving bowls and it is ready to serve. This egg fried rice recipe can be modified by using leftover vegetables or meat. It makes a perfect accompaniment to a wide range of fish and meat dishes.