Yang Chow Fried Rice is probably the most eminent fried rice recipe in the Philippines – even in the whole Asian continent.
This fried rice recipe is of oriental origin and dates back to the mid 1700s. Until today, the popularity of Yang Chow Fried Rice never ceases. In fact, this fried rice recipe is also popular in most of the countries in the world.
The secret in making good Yang Chow Fried Rice lies in the completeness of the ingredients; the more ingredients are used, the better. Aside from the ingredient count, it is also important not to deviate with the original ingredients. This brings in good flavors that made this fried rice recipe stand out – even until this time.
Among the necessary ingredients is Barbecued Pork. Also known as Char Siu, Barbecued Pork unleashes great flavors that make this fried rice recipe interesting. It also makes this fried rice complete – making it a meal in itself.
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Recipe: Yang Chow Fried Rice
- 6 cups cooked white rice, refrigerated overnight
- 1 cup barbecued pork, chopped
- 1 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce
- 2 teaspoons salt
- 8 to 10 pieces shrimps, shelled and deveined
- 3/4 cup green peas
- 1/4 cup green onion, chopped
- 2 pieces raw eggs, beaten
- 1 teaspoon sugar
- 1 teaspoon ginger, minced
- 1 teaspoon garlic, minced
- 3 tablespoons cooking oil
Watch the cooking video:
- Heat cooking oil and sauté ginger and garlic.
- Add shrimps and cook for a minute. Remove the shrimps and set aside.
- Pour-in the beaten egg mixture and cook.
- When the egg is cooked, divide into small pieces. Add the rice and mix well.
- Put-in the soy sauce, sugar, and salt. Mix with the other ingredients.
- Add barbecued pork. Cook for 3 minutes.
- Add green peas and shrimp. Cook for another 3 minutes.
- Put-in the green onions. Cook for 2 minutes while mixing with the other ingredients.
- Turn the heat off and then transfer to a serving plate.
- Serve. Share and enjoy!
Number of servings (yield): 6