Fried Rice Chicken Teriyaki Cups Recipe

Fried Rice Chicken Teriyaki Cups Recipe

How To Make Fried Rice Chicken Teriyaki Cups

Munch on these bite-sized chicken teriyaki cups with a savory fried rice base loaded with tender vegetables, for an umami-rich sweet and salty meal!

Preparation: 15 minutes
Cooking: 45 minutes
Total: 1 hour



  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 3cupsrice,cooked
  • 1cuponion,minced
  • ¾cupcarrot,finely diced
  • 1cupscallion,chopped, plus more for serving
  • 1tspginger,minced
  • 1garlic clove,minced
  • 1tspsalt
  • 1tbspseasoned rice vinegar
  • 3tbspsoy sauce
  • 2large eggs

For Chicken Teriyaki:

  • 1tbspolive oil
  • 2lbchicken breast,cubed
  • ½tspsalt
  • 2garlic cloves,minced
  • 1tspginger,minced
  • ½cupsoy sauce
  • cuphoney
  • 1tbspsesame seeds
  • 1tbspcornstarch
  • 1lime,juiced


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F and grease a 12-cup muffin tin with nonstick spray.

  2. In a large bowl, combine the rice, onion, carrot, scallions, ginger, garlic, salt, rice vinegar, soy sauce, and eggs. Mix thoroughly.

  3. Add ¼ cup of the rice mixture to each cup of the prepared muffin tin. Use fingers to press the rice around the sides of the cups, making indentations in the center.

  4. Bake for 35 minutes or until the cups have started to pull away from the pan and the edges are golden brown.

  5. In a large skillet over medium heat, add the olive oil, chicken, and salt. Cook for about 3 minutes until the chicken is no longer visibly pink.

  6. Add the garlic and ginger and stir. Add the soy sauce, honey, sesame seeds, cornstarch, and lime juice. Cook the sauce for 4 minutes until thickened, stirring often. Remove the pan from the heat.

  7. Let the rice cups cool slightly, then remove them from the muffin tin.

  8. Place 3 to 4 pieces of chicken in each cup, spoon some sauce over the top, and garnish with chopped scallions.

  9. Serve warm, and enjoy!


  • Calories: 406.30kcal
  • Fat: 11.82g
  • Saturated Fat: 2.72g
  • Trans Fat: 0.08g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 5.60g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 2.65g
  • Carbohydrates: 52.05g
  • Fiber: 1.07g
  • Sugar: 9.06g
  • Protein: 21.85g
  • Cholesterol: 79.38mg
  • Sodium: 872.90mg
  • Calcium: 45.02mg
  • Potassium: 369.66mg
  • Iron: 1.69mg
  • Vitamin A: 99.42µg
  • Vitamin C: 4.93mg
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