Mexican Fried Rice

Mexican Fried Rice

Aug 10, 2022 · Chef Julian
Aug 10, 2022Chef Julian

Mexican Fried Rice


Our Mexican Fried Rice recipe takes the classic concept of fried rice and infuses it with vibrant Mexican flavors. This delightful dish combines aromatic rice, a medley of vegetables, and a blend of spices to create a spicy and flavorful experience. With its easy preparation and satisfying results, this recipe is a great way to add excitement to your mealtime. Get ready to embark on a culinary journey with our Mexican Fried Rice.

Essential Sports Nutrition Ingredients:

  • 7 oz. (300g) chicken breast
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • scant 1/2 cup (100g) rice
  • 2 tbsp. coconut oil
  • 1/2 red onion, chopped
  • 1 red pepper, diced
  • ⅜ cup (100g) sweetcorn, drained
  • 1/2 cup (100g) red kidney beans, drained
  • 1 tomato, peeled, chopped
  • 1 avocado, stone removed, flesh diced
  • 1 tbsp. lime
  • 1/2 chili, chopped handful coriander, chopped


  • 1 tsp. oregano
  • 1 tsp. paprika
  • 1 tsp. ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp. chili flakes

Essential Sports Nutrition What you need to do:

1. Chop the chicken into cubes. Season with salt, pepper, spices and crushed garlic.

2. Cook the rice according to the instructions on the packaging, drain, and transfer onto a plate to cool.

3. Heat the oil in the pan over medium-high heat, and fry the chicken for about 3-4 minutes. Add in the chopped onion and diced peppers and continue to cook for another 3-4 minutes.

4. Next, add the drained sweetcorn, beans and the cooked rice. Mix well and cook for another 2 minutes.

5. Remove from the heat, and add the peeled and diced tomato, then mix.

6. To serve, divide the rice between plates, top with avocado, drizzle with lime juice, and sprinkle with chopped chili and coriander.








10 mins

25-30 mins







Indulge in the flavorful delights of our Mexican Fried Rice recipe. This unique twist on the classic fried rice concept brings together aromatic rice, a colorful array of vegetables, and a blend of spices inspired by Mexican cuisine. Experience the perfect balance of flavors as the spices infuse the rice and vegetables, creating a satisfying and spicy dish. Elevate your mealtime with this easy-to-make recipe that will delight your taste buds and bring a touch of Mexican flair to your table.


Spice up your mealtime with our Mexican Fried Rice recipe. This flavorful dish combines aromatic rice, vibrant vegetables, and a blend of Mexican-inspired spices to create a satisfying and spicy experience. Enjoy the fusion of flavors as the spices infuse the rice and vegetables, creating a delightful twist on the classic fried rice concept. Elevate your culinary adventures with this easy-to-make recipe that will add a fiery touch to your dining table. Try our Mexican Fried Rice today and savor the flavorful delights it has to offer.

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Chef Julian, a celebrated chef from the Northeast, is renowned for his healthy recipes, including creative smoothies and low-calorie versions of popular dishes. He trained at the Culinary Institute of Vermont and enjoys taking his family on ski trips during the winter months.