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Thai Chicken Fried Rice With Basil

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Delicious Thai Basil Chicken Fried Rice Recipe. Watch the video! For ingredients and recipe for this dish or more free Thai cooking videos, visit our website at www.thaifoodtonight.
  Cooked jasmine rice/Long grain rice 4 Cup (64 tbs), cooled
  Garlic cloves 6 Large
  Thai chili peppers 4 (Red And Green Colored)
  Serrano peppers 2
  Cooking oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Chicken 1 1⁄2 Pound, cut into bite sizes
  Oyster sauce 3 Tablespoon
  Fish sauce 2 Tablespoon
  Sugar 1 Teaspoon
  Red bell pepper 1 Medium, cut into julienne
  Fresh basil leaves 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Cucumber 1 , cut into bite sizes
  Cilantro sprigs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (For Garnish)

1 In a deep pan or wok, heat oil over high heat until it starts to smoke.
2 Add in the crushed garlic and crushed chili peppers.
3 Stir quickly making sure they don not burn.
4 Add in chicken pieces at once.
5 Stir well.
6 Add in the oyster sauce, fish sauce and sugar.
7 Cook, stirring until the chicken is cooked through.
8 Add in the cooked rice.
9 Stir quickly to blend the sauces with rice.
10 Add in the red bell pepper, stirring constantly.
11 Add in the basil leaves while stirring.
12 Remove from the heat.

13 Serve at once garnished with sliced cucumbers and cilantro sprigs.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 2404 Calories from Fat 637

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 71 g109.7%

Saturated Fat 15.7 g78.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 227.9 mg76%

Sodium 2200.8 mg91.7%

Total Carbohydrates 332 g110.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.7 g10.9%

Sugars 8.1 g

Protein 99 g197.7%

Vitamin A 80.1% Vitamin C 157.2%

Calcium 30.7% Iron 24.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Ganesh.Dutta's picture
Very good casting......nice presentation style! This thai basil chicken fried rice recipe is wonderful. Actually I am a great fan of Thai Cuisine. So surely I will try this recipe very soon. Thanks for sharing.
shantihhh's picture
Not casting-they are a mother, Dim Geefay and daughter, Cathy Geefay team in El Dorado Hills (Sacramento, CA. area). The husband, Ernie Geefay produces the videos. There was even a show on their local cable of this mother-daughter team. Love her videos! I did a blog on them and what goesinto preparing for their shows. Wish they were on our local statons here. Her recipes are real Thai! Shanti/Mary-Anne
Snigdha's picture
Wow...I was on the lookout for this recipe for quite sometime now.  Great Posting.Happy Cooking
khau.khan's picture
i cant see the video Bon Appetite!
shantihhh's picture
Great authentic Thai taste. This mother and daughter team appear on local cable in Sacramento, CA. They have many videos on iTube. Recipes are real Thai!
Hyde.Ray's picture
can i get a role as your assistant?
minaxi's picture
great video....
gilbert thai restaurant's picture
I always put sausage shrimp carrots green peppers onions garlic corn and peas. And cook it with soy sauce!! That's how i make fried rice like this.
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