Recipe by Barb G.
These rice cakes are simple to make using cooked rice( even leftover rice) and served with sweet potatoes and ginger glaze or serve the rice cakes by themselves. These make a very good appetizer. I seen these made on TV.
Top Review by Joyfull
Thanks heaps i was wondering what to use my leftover rice for.The rice cakes were very tasty,i did add som breadcrumbs to the mixture as my were not staying togeather.Next time ill make sure that I have enough brown sugar I only added 1 tablespoon as this was all I had left. Will make it again as this is a very inexpensive meal
- 2 cups medium grain rice, cooked
- 2 large eggs, lightly beaten
- 1 1⁄2 tablespoons green onions, chopped
- 1 1⁄2 tablespoons walnuts, chopped
- 2 tablespoons Italian parsley, chopped
- 1⁄2 teaspoon paprika
- 1 teaspoon kosher salt
- 1 teaspoon black pepper
- 1 tablespoon garlic, minced
- 1⁄2 cup flour
- 1⁄4 cup canola oil
Sweet Potatoes and Soy Ginger Glaze
- 1 sweet potato, cooked, peeled and diced into small pieces
- 1 cup soy sauce
- 2 oranges, juice and zest of
- 3 tablespoons brown sugar
- 1 tablespoon fresh ginger, minced
- 1⁄4 cup cornstarch, mixed with water
- chopped chives (optional)
Directions See How It's Made
- In a bowl, combine rice, egg, green onions, walnuts, parsley, and half of the spices; refrigerate for about 2 hours.
- In a bowl, combine the flour and the rest of the spices.
- When rice mixture is chilled, form into 1-inch cakes and toss in the flour mixture.
- Saute in oil until brown; about 3 minutes per side; press down softly with spatula while frying to slightly flatten.
- Sweet Potato and Soy Ginger glaze; Drizzle sweet potato with oil and roast in 425 degree oven until tender: or bake in Microwave until tender.
- Mix remaining ingredients in a sauce pan; bring to a boil and cook 2 to 3 minutes; add cornstarch mixed with a little water; cook until thickened.
- Mix sweet potatoes with sauce and place on rice cakes with chopped chives.