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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Spicy Prawns Fried Rice

Everytime I make this my husband and kid starts eating the prawns from the pan itself. This time I begged them to leave a few for taking some snaps. So I had to pick some and keep on top to say it is a prawns fried rice. This is a spicy rice and you can vary the pepper according to your spice level. Also you can substitute prawns with cooked shredded chicken and make it a chicken rice.



You need
  • Prawns - 1 cup of medium size prawns.
  • Basmati rice - 1 and 1/2 cups
  • Carrot - 1 big diced
  • Beans - 20 nos. diced
  • Garlic - 2 cloves
  • Ginger - 1 medium size 
  • Green chilli - 3
  • Onion - 1 big chopped
  • Spring onion - 1 bunch
  • Pepper powder - 2 tsp
  • Soya sauce - 2 tsp
  • Oil for sauteeing
  • Salt to taste


Method
  • Clean the prawns and cut it into small pieces
  • Cook basmati rice in enough water, add salt and allow it to cool really well. (Avoid overcooking)
  • In a thick bottomed big vessel heat oil
  • Add finely chopped ginger, garlic and green chillies
  • When the colour changes add finely chopped onions and saute until pink & transparent.
  • Add diced carrots and beans. Add soya sauce. Lower flame and saute until they're cooked but yet crunchy.
  • To the above add prawns and saute. (It takes only 2-4 minutes to cook prawns)
  • Add pepper powder and salt to taste (remember you've used soya sauce above. It contains salt, so add salt here accordingly)
  • Finally add the cooled cooked rice and chopped spring onions. Mix well on flame. Stir fry for 2 minutes. 
  • Serve warm with any chinese side dish like manjurian


21 comments:

  1. wow.. looks great.. will try it..

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  2. Wow !
    Delicious prawn fried rice Reshmi..
    I love it.prawns are my favourite..

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  3. Yummy fried rice,makes me hungry.

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  4. Very delicious rice..Kids love prawn fried rice here as well..:-)

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  5. wow yummy rice..i love fried rice!

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  6. Its perfect, delicious & colorful
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  7. Very delicious fried rice

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  8. Spicy delicious prawn fried rice...yum..

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  9. Love prawns.... will try this out sometime...

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  10. ha ha!!!nice one !!!!you prepare it so well it vanishes from your pan itself !!!!it has truly come out very well!!!!!!1

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  11. the fried rice looks real good.........i think i would happily eat this flavourful rice all by itself!

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  12. looks so easy to prepare and delicious...mouthwatering!

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  13. Love this reshmi .
    Want to try it out soon
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