Chicken Fried Rice

Cheap and super simple to make using ingredients you probably already have on hand, this chicken fried rice is the perfect addition to your weeknight menu.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Chinese
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 6 people
Author Sally


  • 2 cups white rice
  • 500 gms chicken thigh
  • 2 garlic cloves crushed
  • 1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 2 eggs
  • 6 rashers streaky bacon (about 300gms)
  • 2 cups frozen veg ,diced peas carrot corn
  • 1 tablespoon canola oil


  • Cook rice in rice cooker according to instructions.
  • While the rice is cooking, dice chicken and mix with 2 tablespoons soy sauce and crushed garlic. Set aside.
  • Make the omelette. Heat a non-stick frying pan on high and spray with oil. Whisk 2 eggs with 2 tablespoons of water. Add to hot pan and ensure egg mixture spreads evenly to the edges. Turn down heat slightly and cook for a few minutes until the top is set. Carefully turn omelette over to ensure all egg is cooked. Remove from pan and slice into small pieces. Set aside.
  • Dice bacon and add to same frying pan that you just cooked the omelette in. Cook until crispy then remove from pan and drain on paper towel.
  • In a large wok, heat 1 tablespoon oil and stir fry chicken until cooked through. Add frozen vegetables.
  • Once the veggies are soft, add cooked bacon, egg and rice into the wok. Add remaining soy sauce and mix for another 5 minutes until rice starts to colour and everything is combined.