Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

Jump To Recipe
Avatar Author's default profile picture
Önal Published: January 13, 2021 Modified: June 1, 2021
Chicken Fried Rice Recipe

How To Make Chicken Fried Rice

Say no to takeaway and savor this homemade fried rice! This 25-minute dish is made with brown rice tossed with carrots and peas.

Preparation: 10 minutes
Cooking: 15 minutes
Total: 25 minutes



  • 3cupslong-grain brown rice,cooked preferably left over rice, or white rice
  • ¾lbchicken breasts,boneless, skinless, diced into ¾-inch pieces
  • 1tbsptoasted sesame oil,divided
  • 1tbspcanola oil,divided
  • 1⅓cupsfrozen peas and carrots blend
  • 3green onions,chopped
  • 2clovesgarlic,minced
  • 2large eggs
  • 3tbsplow-sodium soy sauce
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Sriracha,for serving, optional


  1. In a large non-stick wok or skillet, heat 1½ teaspoon sesame oil and 1½ teaspoon of the canola oil over medium-high heat.

  2. Once hot, add chicken pieces, season lightly with salt and pepper, then saute for about 5 to 6 minutes until cooked through. Transfer chicken to a plate and set aside.

  3. Return skillet to medium-high heat, add remaining 1½ teaspoon sesame oil and 1½ teaspoon canola oil. Add peas and carrots blend and green onions, then saute for 1 minute. Add garlic and saute for 1 minute longer.

  4. Push veggies to the edges of the pan, add eggs in the center, then cook and scramble.

  5. Return chicken to skillet along with rice. Add in soy sauce and season with salt and pepper to taste. Serve warm with Sriracha to taste if desired.


  • Calories: 1099.50kcal
  • Fat: 28.45g
  • Saturated Fat: 6.16g
  • Trans Fat: 0.15g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 12.20g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 8.10g
  • Carbohydrates: 161.77g
  • Fiber: 11.56g
  • Sugar: 6.12g
  • Protein: 47.53g
  • Cholesterol: 196.57mg
  • Sodium: 1145.02mg
  • Calcium: 150.29mg
  • Potassium: 1188.37mg
  • Iron: 6.51mg
  • Vitamin A: 602.54µg
  • Vitamin C: 17.36mg
Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!

Related Recipes

shrimp fried rice recipe
Fried Rice

Shrimp Fried Rice

Never order takeaway again with this shrimp fried rice, cooked…
Total 30 mins
Rice & Risotto

Hibachi Fried Rice

This Japanese-style hibachi fried rice recipe treats you to a…
Total 15 mins
beef fried rice recipe
Fried Rice

Beef Fried Rice

Sirloin steak adds a rich meaty flavor to this beef…
Total 25 mins
Fried Rice

Steak Fried Rice

Whip up a quick and easy dish with this steak…
Total 30 mins
fried rice recipe
Fried Rice

Fried Rice

Enjoy steamy, garlicky fried rice anytime by making it at…
Total 25 mins

Leave a comment

Replying to