Cranberry Fried Rice

  • Difficulty: Basic
  • 15 minutes
  • 2 servings

Let’s turn some plain cooked rice into a tasty dinner. We can flavor it any way we want; the sky is the limit. We chose to fry some red onion, and then add honey and dried cranberries. If you cook them with the rice, you can imbue the dish with so much flavor. Orange zest and crushed pistachios take it to the next level.

Ingredients Needed for Cranberry Fried Rice

1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 small red onion, chopped
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon dried cranberry
6 ounces of cooked rice
1 teaspoon orange zest
1 tablespoon pistachio, crushed

How to Cook Cranberry Fried Rice

  1. Add the vegetable oil to a skillet. Add the red onion and start cooking it over medium heat.
  2. Add the honey and stir. Add the cranberries and stir to coat them with the honey. Cook everything for one minute.
  3. By this time the onion should be tender, so now add the cooked rice. Stir to combine and further cook the rice for 3-4 minutes.
  4. Add the orange zest and pistachio. Stir and cook for another minute.

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