Zesty Oven-Fried Rice


I came up with this recipe when I was looking for something out of the ordinary to take to a family potluck. The compliments were overwhelming and I gladly shared the recipe.--Joan Crandall, Burlington, Connecticut

Prep Time:
35 mins
Cook Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
1 hrs 5 mins
10 servings


  • 2 (14.5 ounce) cans chicken broth

  • 1 ½ cups uncooked long grain rice

  • 1 ½ pounds ground beef

  • 2 large onions, thinly sliced

  • 1 large green pepper, chopped

  • 4 garlic cloves, minced

  • 3 eggs, beaten

  • 1 (4 ounce) can mushroom stems and pieces, drained

  • cup soy sauce

  • 1 tablespoon hot pepper sauce


  1. In a saucepan, bring broth to a boil. Add rice. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 20 minutes. Meanwhile, in a skillet, cook beef, onions, green pepper and garlic over medium heat until meat is no longer pink and vegetables are tender. Drain and place in a large bowl. In the same skillet, cook and stir eggs until set but still moist. Add to meat mixture. Fluff rice with fork. Add rice, mushrooms, soy sauce and hot pepper sauce to meat mixture; mix well. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. x 2-in. baking dish. Cover and bake at 350 degrees F for 30 minutes or until heated through.