Pineapple Fried Rice

Blogger Cheri Liefeld of Adventures in the Kitchen shares a favorite recipe for fried rice. Serve up a little taste of Hawaii in every bit of this pineapple fried rice.

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 30 min
  • Servings 4

1/4
cup coconut or sesame oil
1/4
cup grated gingerroot
2
cloves garlic, chopped
3
cups cooked brown rice
1 1/2
cups fresh or canned pineapple chunks
1/4
cup finely chopped fresh cilantro
1/4
cup chopped macadamia nuts

  • 1 In wok or 12-inch skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add gingerroot and garlic; cook and stir 1 minute.
  • 2 Add rice; stir to coat. Stir in pineapple, cilantro and nuts. Cook, stirring frequently, until thoroughly heated.

Expert Tips

Chop all the ingredients ahead of time and refrigerate until you’re ready to use them. Then, you can cook quickly before serving.

Add chopped vegetables to the Pineapple Fried Rice for a vegetarian meal.