When asking “what ingredients in Chinese fried rice?” someone may answer: “a lot”. In fact, the ingredients is vary depend on your personal preferences and what you have available in the refrigerator, here are the base introduction.
- Fresh cooked rice, or leftover (check How to Steam White Rice perfectly).
- Vegetable, the firm vegetables are prefer, such as carrot, potato, cucumber, bean sprouts, peas and corns, they can be well serrated with rice while cooking.
- Egg, in Chinese cooking, Egg Fried Rice is the most popular dish, almost every families know how cook it very well.
- Meat, if you are not a vegetarian, this ingredient is indispensable. Pork, chicken, Chinese sausage and seafood shrimp (see Singapore Fried Rice) are the base. They not only enhance flavor also texture.
- Fruit: there are not lots of fruits are available in the dish, pineapple is the one use often, and usually combined with chicken.
Want to know how to cook a perfect fried rice, please check Fried Rice Tips or click the below recommend recipe links.