In India, rice is a staple food for almost everyone. Explore regions all over India, you will see people enjoying rice in various forms. You will get steamed rice, jeera rice, cottage cheese rice, tomato rice, biryani and more. Then there is pulav and fried rice. Fried rice doesn’t follow a strict recipe, and the best part is that you can be as creative as you want with the dish. Some add vegetables to make vegetarian fried rice, some add scrambled eggs. Then you have added different kinds of sauces to the rice to make schezwan nasi, hot garlic fried rice and more. In fact, fried rice is so popular that you will find it occupying a constant position on the menu of almost every restaurant. That’s not all. These fried rice recipes can also be easily imitated at home.
We bring you such a classic fried rice recipe that will touch your heart right away. It’s the spicy, flavorful fried rice you get in the restaurants around. All you need is rice, chicken and some masalas and no more than 30 minutes to make this timeless dish. Let’s take a look at the recipe.
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Chicken Fried Rice Recipe: How To Make Restaurant Style Chicken Fried Rice:
To make this particular dish, we’ll need rice, salt, oil, garlic paste, spring onion (chopped), cooked chicken (chopped), celery (chopped), soy sauce, vinegar, and chili sauce.
Start by cooking the rice with some salt and oil. Do not overcook the rice; in fact, it boils 70 to 80 percent before the bite. Drain the rice when it is cooked and rinse it under cold water. Add some oil to the rice and let it rest for a while.
Meanwhile, heat oil and sauté garlic and onion until the onion turns light brown in color. Add chicken to this and stir-fry well. Then add the soy sauce, vinegar and chili sauce and stir everything together.
Add the cooked rice and cover it well with the masala and chicken. Bake briefly and serve warm. Click here for the detailed recipe.
The fried rice tastes best in combination with schezwan chutney. Click here for the recipe of schezwan chutney.
Try this dish at home and enjoy a delicious meal any time of the day!