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Fried Rice With Zucchini, Corn, and Beans

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“From Rick Rodgers Celebrations 101.”
1hr 20mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Make the rice at least 4 hours and up to 1 day before serving; bring the rice, 4 cups water, and ½ teaspoon salt to a boil in a saucepan over high heat.
  2. Decrease the heat to low and cover tightly; simmer about 18 minutes or until the liquid has evaporated and the rice is tender.
  3. Remove pan from heat and let stand for 5 minutes.
  4. Fluff the rie with a fork and transfer to a large bowl; cool to room temperature.
  5. Cover and refrigerate until the rice is well chilled, at least 4 hours.
  6. Heat 2 T. oil in a large skillet over med-high heat.
  7. Add in the zucchini; stir/saute 5 minutes or until the zucchini is crisp-tender.
  8. Add in the scallions and garlic; stir 1 minute or until the scallions are wilted.
  9. Add in the corn, beans, and ½ cup of broth; cook about 3 minutes or until the corn and beans are heated through.
  10. Transfer to a platter, loosely cover and keep at room temperature.
  11. Heat the remaining 2 tablespoons oil in a large Dutch oven over med-high heat.
  12. Add the rice and remaining 1 cup of broth; cook, stirring often to break up the clumps of rice for about 3 minutes or until it is hot.
  13. Add in the vegetables and the remaining broth; stir until everything is heated through (2 minutes.).
  14. Season with salt and pepper; transfer to a serving bowl; garnish with scallions and serve.

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