Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Shrimp and Chicken Fried Rice wt String Beans

This summer my home grown organic string bean plants produces abundance of green beans for me.Usually every summer I loves to buy green string beans from farm market but this year I bought none at all!! So far my string beans plants still produce wonderful string bean .I been harvesting the green bean almost every other day and store in Ziploc bag..Well,what to do with all this healthy and green beans? Since we love fried rice very much,why not use string beans with the fried rice..it's really taste crunchy and crisp!!


3 cups cooked cold Jasmine rice,overnight prefer
15 pieces small shrimp,shelled and deviened
1 large piece boneless chicken breast,sliced
1 large onion,peeled and diced
1 lb or more green string bean,removed both end tips and cut small
4-5 eggs
2 tbsp chicken boullion powder
1 tbsp ground white pepper powder
2 tbsp oyster sauce
salt to taste
2-3 tbsp cooking oil
3-4 cloves fresh garlic,peeled and chopped

1:Heat large skillet or wok at medium high heat with oil.Crack eggs into wok when it's hot,scramble eggs for 1 minutes,then dish out and set aside.
2:Use the same wok,add in some oil and garlic,fry garlic for 30 seconds,then add in sliced chicken and shrimp,cook for 1-2 minutes,add in diced onion ,string beans,jasmine rice and all the seasoning.Keep frying and tossing all the ingredients at high heat for 8-10 minutes or until the rice dancing in the wok..Toss in the scramble eggs with the rice.
3:Check the seasoning before dish out and serve warm.

I notice the string bean plants produce 2 kind of shape beans..some beans look more round and some are more flat!! Now I wonder,what is the different between french bean and string bean?


Sonia ~ Nasi Lemak Lover said...

wo, look so delicious, and a lot of good ingredients..

ann low said...

Looks good! Should come here earlier for my lunch :)

Palidor said...

Yup, why not? Anything goes in fried rice, and the beans add wonderful color!

petite nyonya said...

So wonderful to be able to harvest your own string beans! Wah, the prawns look so succulent, making this fried rice such a mouth watering meal!

Dawn said...

Wow look at those shrimps- they are huge. Fresh shrimps are so pricey on my end, even the cooked frozen ones. I think I should plant my own green beans next year...they are my favorite too.

My Asian Kitchen said...

Thank you:)

hahaha!! thanks! you're really funny!!

Thank you:)

petote nyonya:
Thank you:) wish we have tropical weather,so I can plant my own vegetables all year long...

yea,maybe you should plant your own vegetables when you move to TX.Tx have better weather than North..all year long is hot weather ,right? I used to buy shrimp at regular(kwailo) super market but it's tasteless...Now I only buy my seafood at Asian market..At least the shrimp taste like shrimp but some chewy tasteless rubber!

tigerfish said...

Wow, you grow your own green beans. Awesome!

mycookinghut said...

Lesley, now I m really hungry... it's probably not a good reason to see your yummy food before dinner.. LOL... big prawns..:)

My Asian Kitchen said...

oh yes,I'm hard working wona lor!1 hahaha!

lol!! I'm a seafood lover,shrimp or prawn call me every time I cooked!

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Hi!! My name is Lesley and I'm a simple SAHM(stay at home mom) who currantly live in Long Island,New York with my daughter Mishu and hubby Eliot .I'm Malaysian who live in US and A for many many moon and I'm also a person who love to eat, cook and bake. If you have any suggestions ,questions or comments please feel free to email me at beachlover1917atyahoodotcom. To know more about my life or my kitchen you can always hop over to my other 2 blog.