National Fried Rice Day
National Fried Rice Day is a great opportunity to enjoy the versatility and deliciousness of this dish!
Fried rice is often a catchall recipe that’s made from leftovers from other dishes. However, the flavors of fried rice can be very different. Fried rice is usually made from cold rice, which gives it a more natural texture. You can also add eggs, vegetables, and sauces to fried rice.
Chinese restaurants were popularized in America starting with San Francisco, California, in the 1850s. San Francisco still has a large Chinese population in its Chinatown. In the United Kingdom, Chinese establishments opened in the 1880s, especially in Liverpool and London, where many Chinese students and sailors would visit.
Although it has evolved over time and has certainly been ‘Westernized” in some ways, fried Rice is still a deliciously simple and versatile dish that can easily be dressed up or down. Maybe that’s why fried rice was chosen to be the star of the celebration.
Benihana restaurants founded National Fried Rice Day in 2018. This day was created in honor of the establishment’s achievement of a Guinness World Record for longest cooking marathon.
Celebrate National Fried Rice Day and get on board! These ideas will help you get started. Or, come up with your own ideas!
You can celebrate National Fried Rice Day by going to a local Chinese restaurant and ordering a dish with fried rice. You can make chicken fried rice or pork crispy rice as a main dish, or you can use fried Rice as a side dish to go with any other protein or vegetable-based recipe. Fried rice can be used as a complement to many Asian dishes and is versatile.
Fried rice is a simple dish that doesn’t require many ingredients. The steps are also not too difficult. You will need leftover cold rice from a meal a few days ago. Next, add in vegetables such as onions, carrots or peas as well as a blended eggs. You can flavor the fried rice using sauces like soy sauce, oyster sauce and toasted sesame oils.
The rice should brown slightly on the bottom of the skillet after being cooked on high heat. Fried rice is a simple and delicious recipe that is quick to prepare.
National Fried Rice Day reminds people that this dish can be anything but boring. It can be prepared in so many different ways that it can almost be enjoyed every day of the week. These ideas will make your fried rice dishes more exciting.
Benihana was the company that created National Fried Rice Day. Perhaps it makes sense to visit one of their restaurants to celebrate. It’s easy to find a Benihana restaurant in the US, Central, South America, and the Caribbean.
Benihana used to offer a program in which customers who dined at its restaurant were able to help feed hungry children. Benihana donated a dollar to every Hibachi-fried rice customer on National Fried Rice Day in the past. The No Kid Hungry charity organization received the donation of at least $25,000
Even if they can’t get to a Benihana, or their local Chinese restaurant doesn’t have a hunger relief campaign, National Fried Rice Day is still an excellent opportunity to donate to hungry people. Many people don’t have enough to eat other than rice and beans. So, making a donation in celebration of National Fried Rice Day can be a great way to help those in need, and also a way for you and your family to enjoy the day.
Fried rice is not a healthy choice for many people. There are some things you can do to make National Fried Rice Day more healthy.
The oils used to fry rice are a major problem. You can substitute healthier oils such as avocado oil for the traditional denatured oil. Brown rice can be used in place of white rice to increase the nutritional value of the grain.