The finest chicken fried rice is this! savory, fluffy fried rice with eggs, peas, carrots, peas, shallots, chicken that is moist and tender.
Chinese Chicken Fried Rice
4 ½ cups cooked jasmine rice day old, see Notes for amount of uncooked rice
½ lb boneless skinless chicken thighs thinly sliced
1 shallot finely chopped
3 cloves garlic minced
¾ cup carrot finely diced
½ cup peas frozen
3 eggs beaten
4 tsp vegetable oil or any neutral tasting oil
- Chicken marinade:
1 tsp regular soy sauce not light or dark soy sauce!
1 tsp Shaoxing Cooking Wine or sub with Dry Sherry Wine
1 tsp cornstarch
1 tsp vegetable oil