Chinese Fried Rice

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READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by elisabeth the only

it is essential that the rice is both cold and dry, with separate grains, in order to make this recipe proberly

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  1. 1) pour the water into a wok with the salt and bring to boil. add rice to the boiling water. stir well, then cover the wok tightly with the lid, and simmer gently for 12-13 minutes. (dont remove the lid during cooking or the steam will escape and the rice will not be cooked)
  2. 2) remove the lid , stir the rice and spread out on a large plate or cookie sheet to cool and dry. beat each egg separately with salt and pepper and 2 teaspoons of cold water. heat 1 tablespoon of the oil in the wok, pour in the first egg, swirl it around, and cook ,undisturbed ,until set. remove to a board and cook the second egg. cut the omelets into thin slices.
  3. 3) add the remaining oil to the wok,add the scallions and bell pepper and stirfry for 1-2 minutes. add the bacon and continue to stir frly for a further 1-2 minutes. add the peas and toss together thorougly. stir in the soy sauce.
  4. 4) add the rice and seasoning and stir fry for about 1 minutes, then add the strips of omelet, and continue to stir for about 2 minutes or until the rice is piping hot. transfer to a warmed serving disch and serve immediately.

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