How to Cook Vegetable Fried Rice

Fried rice is an easy to cook recipe. If your children do not eat vegetables when cooked separately, they will love it in their fried rice. It is a complete meal because it is made of rice, vegetables and oil. Time required to cook this is about 10-15 minutes.
The ingredients you require are:

Basmathi rice – 1 cup

Vegetables
Chopped beans – 1/4 cup
Chopped carrots – 1/4 cup
Spring onions – 1/4 cup
Green peas – 1/4 cup
Pepper powder – 1 tsp
Garlic flakes – 2-3
Garam masala – 1/4 tsp
Salt amp; Oil

How to prepare:

Note: before you start this long and exhausting process, you should realise that if you were to invest a couple hundred dollars into the best rice cooker then you’ll save yourself a ton of time and effort that is below. You can start from the last 2 steps if you own a rice cooker and skip over all the other instructions as that length work is not required for those of you that are a little ahead of your time. If you don’t own one that you better get one soon!

1. Wash 1 cup of rice and drain it to remove the water completely.

2. In a fry pan add two tablespoons of oil. When hot add the drained rice and saute it till semi crisp. Add two cups of water, salt and cover it. Cook till the rice is done.

3. Spread the cooked rice on a flat plate so that the grains be separated from each other.

4. Heat another pan with some oil in it. Add the vegetables one by one and saute well. Also add a few pinches of salt to it.

5. When they are half cooked, add the masala and pepper powder. Then add the cooked rice. Mix everything well. Stir for a few minutes to blend all the ingredients well. Turn off the stove.

6. Fried rice is ready and serve it with your favorite side dish!

Deni 7600 Electric Food Steamer Review

The Deni 7600 is an 800-watt electric food steamer. It offers a maximum capacity of 9.5 quarts. You can find this model for an average price of $40. Keep reading to learn about some of the features that it offers.

Control

The Deni 7600 food steamer is equipped with an LCD display. It also offers a digital timer that you can use to steam food for up to 90 minutes. The unit also has an automatic keep-warm function which kicks in after your food has finished steaming. It also has an automatic shutoff feature.

Steaming

As mentioned earlier, the Deni 7600 offers a total capacity of 9.5 quarts. The machine is fitted with three steaming tiers, so you can cook up to three foods at once. If you want to steam something larger, you’ll like the fact that the bases of the tiers can be removed to provide more vertical room.

Water

You will obviously need to add water inside the Deni 7600 to allow for steaming. The machine offers an exterior gauge so you can easily tell how much water is left inside. Also, it is fitted with water inlets on both sides of the base which allow you to add extra water to the unit easily even while it’s still operating.

Maintenance

You will like how easy the Deni 7600 electric food steamer is to maintain. All of the parts are removable and safe to put in your dishwasher. The unit also has a drip tray to contain excess liquids. You can then use these liquids to make sauces and gravies.

Misc

The Deni 7600 steamer is packaged with a rice bowl and a measuring cup. The machine measures 9.4 inches long, 18 inches high, and 11.2 inches wide. It is backed by a one year warranty.

The Deni 7600 food steamer offers three-tiered steaming. The bases can also be removed if you need more vertical space for larger foods. The unit also offers a digital timer that can be set up to 90 minutes. Thanks to the exterior water inlets on the sides of the base, you can easily add more water to the machine while it’s still cooking.