• Shrimp and egg fried rice (One World Kitchen)Source: One World Kitchen

If you don't have the patience to cook fresh rice for this dish, pre-cooked microwave rice works just as well. 

Serves
3-4

Preparation

5min

Cooking

25min

Skill level

Easy
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Ingredients

  • 1 cup dry long-grain brown rice
  • 1 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 1 tbsp Shaoxing wine
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1½ tbsp peanut oil
  • 250 g fresh shrimp
  • 115 g shiitake mushrooms, roughly chopped
  • 115 g green peas, thawed
  • 1 tsp salt
  • ½ tsp pepper
  • 3 eggs, beaten
  • 8 spring onions (scallions), thinly sliced 

Cook's notes

Oven temperatures are for conventional; if using fan-forced (convection), reduce the temperature by 20˚C. | We use Australian tablespoons and cups: 1 teaspoon equals 5 ml; 1 tablespoon equals 20 ml; 1 cup equals 250 ml. | All herbs are fresh (unless specified) and cups are lightly packed. | All vegetables are medium size and peeled, unless specified. | All eggs are 55-60 g, unless specified.

Instructions

  1. Cook rice following package instructions.
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  3. Once fully cooked, transfer rice from pot to a baking sheet and fluff with a fork. Set aside.
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  5. In a mixing bowl, whisk together oyster sauce, Shaoxing wine and sugar. Set aside.
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  7. Heat oil in a wok over medium-high heat. Add shrimp, and cook for 1-2 minutes, or until slightly pink. Add mushrooms and cook for 4-5 minutes, or until slightly browned. Add peas, half the spring onions and cook for 1-2 minutes. Add rice, salt, pepper and toss ingredients together.
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  9. Move the rice mixture to the sides of the wok, to expose the bottom of the pan.
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  11. Add eggs, and cook for 3-4 minutes, until eggs are scrambled. Once eggs are cooked, pour in reserved sauce, and toss all ingredients together. Cook for another 1-2 minutes.
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  13. Serve garnished with remaining spring onions.