Sweet Chili & Onion Jasmine Rice

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 20 mins

Sweet, salty, tangy, aromatic, crunchy, hot and spicy. Don't leave off the garnishments; they add to the complexity of flavors.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook rice per package instructions using 1 3/4 cups water and 1/2 teaspoon salt; keep warm.
  2. In the meantime, in a medium-sized skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Add onions and garlic; cook, tossing frequently, 15 minutes or until onions are golden. The onions should reduce to about 1 cup. Stir in brown sugar, salt, chili paste, and rice vinegar; cook another 3-4 minutes, stirring constantly.
  3. Gently fold rice into onion mixture. Garnish with peanuts and cilantro.
Most Helpful

5 5

I halved the recipe and used Thai sweet chili sauce for the paste. Delicious! Thanks! Next time, I may add a few veggies to make it a main dish. Made for Please Review My Recipe game.