Turkey fried rice. Simple yet fancy dish incorporating leftover roast turkey. Humble rice stir fried with turkey and flavored with Chinese sauces. Deliciously easy to make!
All it takes is a few ingredients from your pantry and fridge – rice, sauces, and veggies- to create this delicious dish. In short, we’re going to make a simple fried rice featuring the star of your Thanksgiving table.
In fact, creating the perfect fried rice is as simple as getting creative with the ingredients and experimenting with different flavors. Well, here’s an amazingly delicious way to help you whip up the perfect fried rice. Don’t forget to add this recipe to your growing collection of fried rice recipes.
How To Make Turkey Fried Rice
The recipe is pretty straightforward. Simply shred the leftover turkey and set aside. You’ll need about 3 cups of shredded turkey.
Before you start cooking, make sure you have all the ingredients ready. And that includes oil, veggies, whisked eggs, onions, garlic and sauces.
Now onto the cooking process. Start with cooking the onions over high heat. Once they are soft and translucent, cook garlic until it’s aromatic. Now it’s time to cook the veggies with a touch of salt and pepper. Make sure the veggies are cooked but crunchy.
Next up, you’ll need to add in the whisked eggs. Move the veggies to one side and pour in the whisked egg mixture. Cook them until fluffy and then add in shredded turkey and rice. The rice needs to be cooked separately before you add it to this turkey fried rice.
Now onto the final step of cooking this delicious fried rice. Add in all the sauces. Soy sauce, tomato sauce and chili sauce if you love a little spice kick. Give it a quick stir fry and garnish with plenty of spring onions (scallions).
Honestly, the flavor of this turkey fried rice is beyond amazing. Moreover, it’s the easiest and simplest leftover turkey dish, and a must addition to your recipe repertoire.
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