Wondrous Turkey Fried Rice Recipe

Wondrous Turkey Fried Rice Recipe


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My husband, our two kids and I enjoy this deliciously different fried rice dish. The brown rice makes it extra nutritious... and it's a great way to use up leftover cooked turkey.

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Bradenton, FL

Time needed

10 min preparation + 1 hour cooking

Serving Size / Yield

2 servings


  • 2 C. reduced sodium chicken broth
  • 1 C. uncooked brown rice
  • 2 C. cubed cooked turkey breast
  • 3 Tbs. reduced-sodium soy sauce
  • 1 egg, lightly beaten
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1/4 C. chopped peas
  • 1/4 C. chopped carrots
  • 1 Tbs. canola oil

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In a saucepan, bring broth to a boil. Stir in rice. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 45-50 minutes or until liquid is absorbed and rice is tender. Remove from the heat; cool.In a bowl, combine turkey and soy sauce; cover and refrigerate. In a large nonstick skillet, cook and stir the egg over medium heat until completely set. Remove and set aside. In the same skillet, saute onion, peas and carrots until tender. Add rice and turkey; cook and stir over medium heat for 6-8 minutes. Add lettuce and reserved egg; cook and stir for 1-2 minutes. Serve immediately.

Reviews (4)

  • I make fried rice alot and I do it so much differant then any of these recipes,I saute my raw rice in the pan and add broth to it to cook,green onions are so much better then yellow onions in it,as far as the eggs,I make a well in the rice add butter and fry the eggs in the same pan,comes out so good.

    Flag as inappropriate kar5299  |  November 10, 2009

  • Oh yeah, why precook the egg? The rice will be hot enough to cook the egg if just added to the rice. And I just realized you said to add lettuce? Hummm, do you mean bok choy? And I prefer extra virgin olive oil over canola.. I just don't like the taste of canola oil. Peanut oil is another favorite of mine, but can not afford it most of the time now a days.

    Flag as inappropriate Sheryll_Rufus  |  November 10, 2009

  • I prefer brown rice as well, anytime. But have you all noticed that the companies are 'processing' natural brown rice now? Ugh..... I don't mind the 40 minutes of steam time, to have the brown rice unadulterated or messed with.

    I believe the chopped peas is just a typo boo boo. lol. Although, I have been known to chop raisins in half for my stuffings. lol....... so not sure, I will not be chopping peas. It is a good recipe even with the chopped peas.

    Flag as inappropriate Sheryll_Rufus  |  November 10, 2009

  • never heard of chopping peas???

    Flag as inappropriate  |  November 30, 2008

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