Sunday, September 12, 2010

Simple Shrimp Fried Rice

8 ounces small shelled and cooked shrimp
1 tbs ginger/garlic paste
2 tbs tomato paste
1/4 tbs mustard seeds
a pinch of hing
3 tbs oil
3 cups cooked rice (preferred leftover rice)
salt as per taste

1) Wash the shrimp and keep it aside.

2) Heat oil in a frying pan, add hing, mustard seeds and shrimp and stir it add tomato paste, ginger/garlic paste after about 30 sec. Sprinkle some salt and stir it and let it cook for about 2 minutes.

3 )Add cooked rice, salt and mix it properly and cover the lid and let it observe the flavor for about couple of minutes and then switch off the gas and your tasty shrimp rice is ready to serve.