Veg Fried Rice is a popular Chinese dish. This is so popular that you will find it in every restaurant. This recipe is not only delicious but also has a vibrant color. This vibrant color comes from the use of a variety of seasonal vegetables in it. Which also makes it very nutritious.
Difference between Vegetable Biryani and Veg Fried Rice
Fried rice recipe is a Chinese recipe. It has a much different taste than that of Vegetable Biryani recipe. While we cook Vegetable Biryani recipe in aromatic Indian spices. To achieve Chinese flavor in the Veg Fried Rice recipe, we use Soya Sauce.
How to prepare Fried Rice at Home
For preparing Vegetable Fried Rice recipe we use a variety of vegetables of many different types. In it, you can put different types of vegetables according to your own choice. You can easily make Fried rice recipe by adding vegetables such as beans, carrots, capsicum, cabbage, green onions, mushrooms, baby corn, peas, or even more.
We mostly like to eat fried rice recipes in restaurants. Instead of eating it at the restaurants, why not prepare the Fried rice recipe at home. At home, you can prepare Veg Fried Rice recipe in good hygienic conditions. Cooking it at home also ensures that the vegetables used are fresh and free from preservatives.
The vegetables, used in making Fried rice recipe, are mostly available in the winter season. Thus it is better to prepare this Fried rice recipe in the winters. But nowadays you can easily get these vegetables in every season. So you can easily make the restaurant-style Fried rice recipe in the summer season too, at your home.
Types of Fried Rice Recipe
Another popular Fried rice recipe is a Sehazwan Fried Rice recipe. If you want a hot and spicy fried rice recipe then you can also try the Sehazwan fried rice recipe at home.
How to serve this Recipe
We can serve on a Fried rice recipe on any occasion. You can make Fried rice recipe, on your child’s birthday. Or if some guests are coming home or you want to have a different flavor today. It is good to serve Fried rice with Chinese recipes like Veg Manchurian, Chilli Chicken recipe, etc.
This is a very easy and quick recipe. You can cook this recipe immediately within 30-35 minutes. So let us start preparing our Veg Fried recipe.
Veg Fried Rice Recipe
for cooking rice
- 2 cups basmati rice (बासमती चावल)
- water (पानी) as required for soaking and cooking rice
Vegetable for Veg Fried Rice
- 1 piece carrot (गाजर) finely chopped
- 1/4 cup capsicum (शिमला मिर्च) finely chopped
- 1/4 cup french beans (फ्रेंच बीन्स) finely chopped
- 1/4 cup cabbage (पत्ता-गोभी) finely chopped
- 2 pieces of spring onion (हरा प्याज़) finely chopped
- 2 pieces of chopped green chili (कटा हुआ हरी मिर्च)
- 1/4 cup mushroom (मशरुम) finely chopped
- 2 tablespoon oil (तेल)
- 1 piece of star anise (चक्र फूल) small in size
- 1 petal of mace (जावित्री)
- 1 teaspoon dark soya sauce (काला सोया सॉस)
- 1 teaspoon vinegar (सिरका)
- 1/2 teaspoon black pepper powder (काली मिर्च पाउडर)
- salt to taste (नमक स्वाद अनुसार)
How to cook rice
- Wash the basmati rice thoroughly with water and clean it. Then after that, soak the rice for half an hour.
- Now after half an hour, add rice to a pressure cooker and add water to cook until cooked.
Preparing Vegetable for Veg Fried Rice Recipe
- To make the veg fried rice recipe, firstly wash and clean make the seasonal vegetables.
- Then chop the beans finely, finely chop the green onions, finely chop the carrots. Then cover all the vegetables and put them aside.
How to prepare Veg Fried Rice
- After all the vegetable is chopped. Put one Karahai on the gas stove on medium flame to warm up a little. Then after that add 2 tablespoons of oil to the Karahai, let it turn hot till starts smoking.
- When the oil starts smoking, add cumin seeds, mustard seeds, and finely chopped garlic in it. Then you will add star anise and 1 petal of mace in it.
- Then after finely add chopped green chilies, mix them together.
- Increase the temperature by turning the gas on medium-high flame. After that start putting all the vegetables one by one.
- Mix them together well while frying them.
- Now add 1 teaspoon of soya sauce, 1 teaspoon of vinegar, salt to taste, and fry it for 2 to 3 minutes.
- Then add cooked rice into it, after that add half teaspoon of black pepper powder, mix all the ingredients well and fry for another 2 minutes.
- Our Veg Fried Rice is ready and we can serve it by garnishing it with green onions.