Thai Chicken Fried Rice with Basil - Kao Pad Krapao

Thai Chicken Fried Rice with Basil - Kao Pad Krapao

Ready in 45 minutes

Another delicious way to enjoy fried rice, fragrant with the heady aroma of basil!

"Delicious! Easy to follow directions and flavorful to boot! Holy Basil is most commonly found at Asian markets, the flavor is worlds different from regular basil; I grow it myself whenever possible =) "

- Firebyrd

Top-ranked recipe named "Thai Chicken Fried Rice with Basil - Kao Pad Krapao"

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Ingredients

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2 tablespoons Vegetable oil
3 cloves garlic; minced
1 tablespoon fresh Thai red chili pepper; chopped
8 ounces boneless skinless chicken breasts; cut into bite-size pieces
2 cups cooked rice; cold
1 tablespoon Sugar
1 tablespoon Fish sauce
1 tablespoon Soy sauce
2 tablespoons shallots; chopped
1/3 cup Thai holy basil; (regular basil ok)
1 tablespoon Fresh Cilantro; chopped

Original recipe makes 3

Servings  

Preparation

1In a wok or large skillet, stir-fry garlic in oil until golden; then add chilies and chicken and stir-fry until chicken is cooked.

2Add rice, sugar, fish sauce, and soy sauce, and stir-fry, mixing gently.

3When well mixed, add shallots, basil leaves and cilantro; cook another minute or so, and serve.

4If you desire, serve with lime wedges, chile sauce, fish sauce, or soy sauce at the table.

Notes

| 20 min | 10 min prep |

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Very Good!, i added peanut sauce to this and it was fantastico, thanks for the recipe, CCheryl photo by CCheryl CCheryl

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imdequeen 10 months ago
Delicious! Easy to follow directions and flavorful to boot! Holy Basil is most commonly found at Asian markets, the flavor is worlds different from regular basil; I grow it myself whenever possible =)
Firebyrd 2 years ago
The recipe is a bit confusing. I couldnt tell whether the Thai Red Chile Pepper was pepper or actual chili peppers. Also I couldnt find Thai Holy Basil at the store. I just used regular basil.
roblong 3 years ago
Very good. Needs more flavor
Dschiller816 4 years ago
| 20 min | 10 min prep | [I posted this recipe.]
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