fried rice

Fried Rice, A Leftover Recipe

For many Americans, it may be shocking to discover that the fried rice we spend good money on is, historically, a way to utilize leftover rice.   The real irony is that the “house special fried rice”, the most expensive version of fried rice,  on so many restaurants menus is actually similar to what I make for my family when I clean out the refrigerator.  My husband calls this “kitchen floor fried rice” because we put all the little odds and ends that are laying around into it.  He claims that I  sweep all the scraps up off the floor and […]