Jefferson County Recipe of the Day: Pineapple Shrimp Fried Rice

This dish is simple but delicious!


2 tablespoons reduced-sodium soy sauce
1 teaspoon curry powder
1/2 teaspoon sugar
2 tablespoons peanut or canola oil, divided
1 pound uncooked shrimp (31-40 per pound), peeled and deveined
2 teaspoons minced fresh gingerroot
1 garlic clove, minced
1 medium sweet red pepper, chopped
1 medium carrot, finely chopped
1/2 cup chopped onion
1 can (20 ounces) unsweetened pineapple tidbits, drained
2 cups cooked rice, room temperature
6 green onions, chopped
1/2 cup finely chopped salted peanuts
Lime wedges


-Mix soy sauce, curry powder and sugar. In a large skillet, heat 1 tablespoon oil over medium-high heat; stir-fry shrimp until they turn pink, 2-3 minutes. Remove from pan.

-In same pan, heat remaining oil over medium-high heat. Add ginger and garlic; cook just until fragrant, about 10 seconds. Add pepper, carrot and onion; stir-fry 2 minutes. Stir in pineapple and shrimp. Add rice and soy sauce mixture; heat through over medium heat, tossing to combine and break up any clumps of rice. Stir in green onions. Sprinkle with peanuts; serve with lime wedges.

Copyright © 2022 EYT Media Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Any copying, redistribution or retransmission of the contents of this service without the express written consent of EYT Media Group, Inc. is expressly prohibited.

Comments are temporarily closed. A new and improved comments section will be added soon.