Vegetable Fried Rice

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PREP TIME: 30 mins
COOK TIME: 10 mins
This recipe was submitted by Denon Stacy, MS, RD, LD.
Author: National Kidney Foundation
Degree of Difficulty: Medium
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Course: Side Dish
Preferences: Vegetarian

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  • 4 cup White Rice (Long-Grain, Raw, Enriched)
  • 1/4 cup Peas - Frozen
  • 1/3 cup Sweet Yellow Corn Kernels - Fresh Or Frozen
  • 1/4 cup Cilantro - Fresh
  • 1 tablespoon Garlic
  • 1 tablespoon Soy Sauce - Lite
  • 1 tablespoon Ginger Root
  • 2 tablespoon Canola Oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon Red Pepper Flakes
  • 1/2 cup, chopped Red Bell Pepper, Raw
  • 1/3 cup chopped Carrots
  • 1/4 cup, chopped Onion
  • 1/4 tsp, ground Black Pepper
  • 4 medium Spring Onions Or Scallions

Cooking Instructions

1) Prepare rice according to package directions to make 4 cups. When cooked, heat oil in a large saute pan or wok; 2) Add diced carrots, minced garlic, minced ginger, onion and red pepper flakes. Cook approximately 1 minute; 3) Add bell pepper, corn, and peas. Cook for approximately 1 minute; 4) Add rice, pepper, and soy sauce. Cook for approximately 2 minutes; 5) Add scrambled egg and cook egg thoroughly; 6) Toss in sliced scallions and cilantro; 7) Reserve some scallions and cilantro for garnish.

Your Nutrition Insights

These Nutrition Insights are for a 39 year old male, At Risk for CKD, with Hypertension and Type 2 Diabetes. Totals are per serving.

A Good Match: There are some nutrients missing or outside your guidelines, so balance your other meals throughout the day.

Nutrient Recipe Total My Meal Goal


Total Fat

Saturated Fat

Polyunsaturated Fat

Monounsaturated Fat

Trans Fat








Vitamin A

Vitamin C





3.17 g

0.43 g

0.87 g

1.73 g

0.01 g

15.5 mg

141.81 mg

60.38 mg

52.39 g

1.48 g

1.07 g

5.54 g

930.54 IU

10.23 mg

28.22 mg

2.96 mg

92.73 mg

< 735

< 22.05 g

< 4.9 g

< 0.15 g

< 45 mg

1410 mg

< 450 mg

< 54 g

> 9 g

33.07 g

> 375 mg

Passing-100 Success! This nutrient is within your guidelines.
Passing-95-99 This nutrient is very close to what is recommended by your guidelines.
Warning-75-94 This nutrient is acceptably close to what is recommended by your guidelines.
Warning-50-74 This nutrient is above or below what is recommended by your guidelines.
Fail-0-49 This nutrient is well above or below, or conflicts with what is recommended by your guidelines.
Missing-nutrient Information about this nutrient is missing.
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1/2 cup
Servings 12
Amount Per Serving:
Calories 265.37
Calories from Fat 30
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3.17 g 5% 
Saturated Fat 0.43 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.87 g
Monounsaturated Fat 1.73 g
Trans Fat 0.01 g
Cholesterol 15.5 mg 5% 
Potassium 141.81 mg 4% 
Sodium 60.38 mg 3% 
Protein 5.54 g 11% 
Total Carbohydrate 52.39 g 17% 
Dietary Fiber 1.48 g
Sugars 1.07 g
Vitamin A 930.54IU • Vitamin C 10.23mg
Calcium 28.22mg • Iron 2.96mg
Phosphorus 92.73mg

* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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