Korean Kimchi Fried Rice Recipe

Korean Kimchi Fried Rice Recipe
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This Korean Kimchi fried rice recipe is easy to make and is bursting full of flavor that will have you craving for more, and by the way it’s vegetarian and gluten free.

Our Korean Kimchi fried rice recipe can be served for lunch or dinner, what I love most about it, is how simple it to prepare.

This recipe for kimchi fried rice is made with wholesome ingredients making it super fulfilling and healthy…Did I mention that this Korean cuisine is also known as gochujang fried rice, it can be easily prepared without breaking a sweat. Feel free to add your own touches to this Kimchi recipe, everything goes including cheese and spam to this Korean food.

This Korean fried rice is made with short-grain rice, butter, kimchi, kimchi juice, onions, sesame oil, gochujang paste, and soy sauce. That’s it, I told you it’s super simple to make!

Vegan Kimchi Fried Rice

You only need to substitute one ingredient in this recipe to make this easy vegan kimchi fried rice recipe suitable for your dietary needs. Simply replace the butter in the recipe with vegan butter such as cashew butter, vegetable vegan margarine, or coconut butter. That’s it, now you can enjoy this kimchi 100% Vegan.

Ready to make this recipe for kimchi fried rice? Let’s do it!

Ingredients For Kimchi Fried Rice

  • 1 cup short-grain round rice (200 grams) cooked
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 300 grams kimchi, cut into small pieces
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons gochujang chili paste
  • 1 small red onion, sliced or diced
  • 2 tablespoons kimchi juice
  • 3 teaspoons sesame seed oil
  • 4 teaspoons soy sauce

How To Make Kimchi Fried Rice?

  1. Add butter to a wok or large skillet and melt on medium-high heat.
  2. Once butter is melted, add onions fry until slightly soft, then add the kimchi and stir fry for about 4 minutes or until it begins to carmelize with the onions.
  3. Pour in the kimchi juice, soy sauce, and gochujang, stir and fry for 1 minute.
  4. Lower the heat to medium-low, then add the rice and combine.
  5. Lastly, add the sesame oil and give a good stir.
  6. Remove from heat and serve with fried egg topped with spring onions, seaweed, and toasted sesame.

What To Serve With Kimchi Fried Rice?

  • Fried Eggs
  • Toasted Sesame Seeds
  • Leeks, Onions, Or Spring Onions (chopped up into rings)
  • Shredded Nori Seaweed

Other Variations Of Kimchi Fried Rice

  • Spam Kimchi Fried Rice – cup spam into cubes and add to step 2.
  • Kimchi Fried Rice With Cheese – add 1/2 cup of cheddar or mozzarella cheese step 4.
  • Chicken Kimchi Fried Rice – Add one pound of pre-cooked chicken cut into pieces to step 3.

Korean Kimchi Fried Rice

Korean Kimchi Fried Rice

Gimme Yummy
Our Korean Kimchi fried rice recipe can be served for lunch or dinner. Made with wholesome ingredients, This Korean cuisine can be prepared easily without breaking a sweat.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine Asian, korean, South Korean
Servings 4 people
Calories 450 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1 cup short-grain round rice 200 grams cooked
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 300 grams kimchi cut into small pieces
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons gochujang chili paste
  • 1 small red onion sliced or diced
  • 2 tablespoons kimchi juice
  • 3 teaspoons sesame seed oil
  • 4 teaspoons soy sauce

Instructions
 

  • Add butter to a wok or large skillet and melt on medium-high heat.
  • Once butter is melted, add onions fry until slightly soft, then add the kimchi and stir fry for about 4 minutes or until it begins to carmelize with the onions.
  • Pour in the kimchi juice, soy sauce, and gochujang, stir and fry for 1 minute.
  • Lower the heat to medium-low, then add the rice and combine.
  • Lastly, add the sesame oil and give a good stir.
  • Remove from heat and serve with fried egg topped with spring onions, seaweed, and toasted sesame.

Notes

Serve Kimchi Fried Rice With:
  • Fried Eggs
  • Toasted Sesame Seeds
  • Leeks, Onions, Or Spring Onions (chopped up into rings)
  • Shredded Nori Seaweed
Keyword kimchi, kimchi fried rice


1 thought on “Korean Kimchi Fried Rice Recipe”

  • 5 stars
    Thanks For Sharing this Amazing Recipe. My Family Loved It. I will be sharing this Recipe with my Friends. Hope They will like it.

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