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Vegetarian Fried Rice

Satisfy your craving for comfort food with this Vegetarian Fried Rice recipe made with Tilda Pure Basmati rice! Bursting with rich flavours and contrasting textures, this delicious dish is sure to become an instant family favourite. And since it comes together in a snap with simple ingredients, it's also perfect for busy weeknights.

  • 0 - 30 Minutes
  • Easy
  • Serves 2

This recipe uses:

Pure Basmati Rice

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Vegetarian Fried Rice




  • 3 pouches Tilda Pure Basmati Rice
  • 3 tbsp toasted sesame oil
  • 3 large eggs (at room temperature)
  • 2 carrots, peeled and diced
  • 3 green onions, thinly sliced, white and green parts divided
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 tbsp grated ginger (from a 2.5cm piece)
  • 1 ½ cups frozen edamame beans
  • 3 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp furikake seasoning or sesame seeds
  • Lime and fresh coriander to serve (optional)
  • Salt (to taste)
  • 3 tbsp Oil

How to make Vegetarian Fried Rice

  1. Cook TILDA Basmati Rice according to the package directions. Transfer to a plate to cool. Heat a large non stick pan over high heat until hot. Add 1 tablespoon of the oil.

  2. Put the eggs in a small bowl, season with a little salt and whisk well. Add the beaten eggs to the pan. Using a spatula, cook the eggs for about 30 seconds, remove from the pan and set aside.

  3. Add the 2 remaining tablespoons of the oil to the pan. Add the carrots, and whites of the green onions. Cook for about 2 minutes. Add the garlic and ginger and cook, for about 1 minute.

  4. Add the cold rice, edamame, and cooked eggs to the pan. Add the soy sauce and mix well.

  5. Taste and season with salt and pepper.

  6. Stir in the green parts of the green onions and sprinkle with the furikake (or sesame seeds).