Chicken Fried Rice
Prep: 5 mins
Cook: 10 mins
Serves: 2
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Frozen vegies and pre-cooked rice make this easy to whip up in 15 minutes!
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Ingredients

  • 1 tsp canola oil
  • 1/2 brown onion, thinly sliced
  • 200 g skinless chicken breast, chopped
  • 3 cups frozen mixed vegetables
  • 250 g cooked brown rice
  • 1 tbs reduced-salt soy sauce
  • 1 tbs sweet chilli sauce
  • 3 tbs unsalted roasted cashews

Method

  1. Heat oil in a large wok or frypan and add onion. Cook, stirring for 2 mins, until onions are starting to soften.
  2. Add the chicken and cook for 3 mins, until outside is golden brown.
  3. Add frozen mixed vegetables and continue to cook on a high heat, stirring often, until the vegies are defrosted and the chicken is cooked through.
  4. Add the rice, sweet chilli sauce and soy sauce and cook, stirring, till rice is hot.
  5. Serve, and sprinkle with roasted cashews.

Variations

  • Use any combinations of fresh and frozen vegetable - use up whatever you have!
  • Try frozen prawns or a quick omelette instead of chicken.
Serving Suggestion: Serve with fresh chilli and a squeeze of lime.
Comment: Use ready-cooked sachets of brown rice from the supermarket, or prepare your own for a cheaper option. Fried rice works best with cold rice, so is great for using up leftovers!

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Chilli, lemon and herbs add flavour - great alternatives to butter and salt!

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Nutrition Information

per serving per 100g
Energy 2168 kJ 467 kJ
Protein 41 g 9 g
Fat, total 13 g 3 g
— saturated 2 g 0.5 g
Carbohydrate 53 g 11 g
— sugars 10 g 2 g
Sodium 600 mg 129 mg
Fibre 11 g 2 g

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    Loved this and had leftovers for several days. Thumbs up!!
    Jeanette Klowss
    Posted on: 29 Jun 18

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