Sunday, January 16, 2011

Fried Rice in Rice Cooker

How to cook fried Rice in Electric Rice Cooker
I was thinking for a long time to make fried rice in my rice cooker. Apart from plain rice cooking, this versatile rice cooker is suitable for making other rice dishes. If you have rice cooker, you can start experimenting different rice dishes ( fried rice, biriyani or pulav). 

I got this rice cooker as a gift from Rina Chechi. Since the day I got this, everyday I use it to cook Sona Masuri rice. It's just fill it, shut it and forget it affair.

What happened to the cooking Chores?
Think how life has become easier, how cooking rice has become very simple. Thanks to all these gadgets. There are still people who cook rice in mud pots with fire from wood logs. For more privileged people like you and me, life has become simple, less adventurous. So, let's try a bit of culinary adventures with rice cooker cooking.

Here is the recipe to make this fried rice.

Ingredient to make fried rice:

  • Rice - 2 cups
  • Water- 4 cups
  • Oil – 4 tbsp
  • Onion sliced – 2
  • Ginger – 1 tsp
  • Green Chili -5
  • Carrot, Beans, Spring onion, capsicum chopped – 1 cup
  • Salt to taste 

Method to make fried rice in rice cooker
  1. Heat a Kadai, add oil and when it is hot
  2. Add the onions, ginger and green chillie
  3. Now add the washed and drained rice into it and stir for 4mts
  4. Add the chopped vegetables and salt again stir for 2-3 mts 
  5. Remove this from the stove and transfer to your rice cooker
  6. Add water and cover your rice cooker
  7. Switch on the rice cooker 
  8. Your yummy fried rice is ready in 10-15min 


Rita said...

Hi ...problem is i do not a microwave for baking , which means cant set the temperature.. so how do i still bake in it ... any idea

Marina said...

Hi Rita,

You need to have a convection microwave oven to bake cakes.

Other wise you can bake in ordinary oven.

Hope this helps you...