Indonesian Fried Rice
Nasi goreng is a favorite cuisine found mainly in Indonesia, Singapore and Malaysia. It is simple to cook and does not requires a lot of ingredients. Nasi Goreng is local name for fried rice.
- 1 cup cooked rice (preferably overnight)
- 2 large eggs
- 400 g raw shrimps, shell removed
- salt according to taste
- 6 tablespoons cooking oil
- 3 cloves of finely chopped garlic
- 1 onion, finely chopped
- 2 red chilies, seed removed and sliced finely
- 1 teaspoon coriander seeds
- ½ teaspoon sugar
- 200 g finely sliced steak
- 2 teaspoons sweet soy sauce
- 1 tablespoons soy sauce or according to taste
- 4 finely chopped onions
- Beat the eggs in a bowl until foamy.
- Add a little salt according to taste.
- Using a wok or frying pan, heat it up and coat it with a little cooking oil to avoid the food from sticking while cooking.
- Make an omelet by using a quarter of the earlier mixed eggs.
- Ensure that both sides are evenly cooked.
- Repeat the process for another 3 times until all the egg mixtures have been used.
- Then cut the cooked eggs into strips for placing at the top of the nasi goreng later.
- Use a food processor to process the onion, chili, garlic, sugar and coriander until it became a thick paste.
- Heat up a wok or frying pan and add in 2 tablespoons of cooking oil.
- Then saute the processed paste and cooked until it is fragrant.
- Add the meat and raw shrimps.
- Cook for another few minutes until the color changes.
- Finally add in the cooked rice and add more cooking oil if necessary.
- Add all the sauces, scallions and continue frying for another 30~60 seconds, until it is fragrant.
- Scope from the work into a plate and add the strips of omelet at the top to garnish.
- Serve while hot.