The butter is VERY important. Use a spoon or spatula to move the eggs around the pan constantly, until they're cooked but not browned. You'll use the same amount of water. Let the pot sit, covered, for another 10 minutes. Cover the rice with cold water, then drain it through a fine mesh strainer (or just use your hand, like chef did). And therefore it was a very, very good day. "It is a major protein in the Philippines." Search, watch, and cook every single Tasty recipe and video ever - all in one place! Cook, … "Use cast iron pans, they hold heat better. To deglaze means to add liquid to a hot pan while you're cooking, so that the liquid releases whatever is stuck to the bottom of the pan. "I'm just predisposed to loving Spam," Talde says. Add about 1/3 cup of the kimchi liquid. Then, slice it into thin strips. He's also got two Jersey City restaurants coming soon, Talde Jersey City and Carrino Provisions. ( Log Out /  So, what inspired this fried rice? He's probably even better known for being a contestant on season four of Top Chef and later on Top Chef: All-Stars. When the butter is melted, crack the eggs into the skillet. Make sure it's not liquid-y. 1 12-ounce container Spam, diced in 1/2-inch cubes, 1 medium yellow onion, diced in 1/4-inch cubes, 3/4 cup Kimchi, strained, thinly sliced, liquid reserved, 1 bunch scallions, sliced in 1/4-inch pieces, 1/2 teaspoon Korean chili flakes (red pepper flake can be substituted). Crack all four eggs into the pan. First, you need to make your rice. Peel and mince your garlic. California residents can opt out of "sales" of personal data. Add the diced onion and minced garlic, stir everything together, and continue to cook over medium high heat just until the onion has started to soften, about 2 minutes more. Adding gochujang (Korean hot pepper paste) adds a subtle sweetness that balances perfectly with the salty bites of spam. Woks are great in restaurants, but at home it's better to use a cast-iron skillet. When we asked when he knew it was done, he said, "You can hear that there’s no more water in it. I’m that girl who would always add Tabasco to her pasta because she wants it to be even spicier. They sell all kinds of skillets and pots, but start with a seasoned, 12-inch cast iron skillet, available here ($37). Don't uncover the pot of rice at all during cooking. Sign up for the Tasty newsletter today! Without a doubt, I decided to try out this simple and delicious recipe. Next, slice the bunch of scallions (greens and whites) into pieces about 1/4-inch thick. All the rice stuck to the fuckin' wok.". Whenever my parents were taking me out to dinner, I would ALWAYS suggest Korean food. ( Log Out /  Kimchi and Spam fried rice came to mind. Add the teaspoon of sesame oil and a large pinch of red chili flakes. Turn heat to medium. After it's done, you let it go for like 10 minutes without lifting the lid." Seeing as it’s one of my favorite styles of fried rice, I decided to create my own version! Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. 6. And of course, there's the Spam. I am a rice eater and my lunch is incomplete without rice. But, we figured your ears might not be as fine-tuned as his, so we timed things for you. Spoon the kimchi out of its jar, leaving most of the liquid behind. To cook your eggs, heat 1 tablespoon unsalted butter in a large non-stick pan over medium-low heat. After 23 minutes, turn off the heat but DO NOT UNCOVER THE POT. If using day-old rice, transfer to a medium bowl and break rice up with your hands into individual … "If you put eggs in a pan first, nothing will stick to the pan [afterwards as you cook]," chef says. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Cook the spam, stirring occasionally, until it's golden brown on all sides, about 3 minutes. Cook, stirring often, until the onion starts to soften, about 2 minutes. Chef chops onions in a nonconventional but interesting way. Bigger dice = thicker slices. While the oil heats, crack the 2 eggs into a medium bowl and beat them together with a fork until the yolk and white are thoroughly combined. 1. Bring the rice to a boil over high heat, then immediately turn the heat AS LOW AS IT WILL GO, cover the pot, and let the rice cook for exactly 23 minutes. This will flavor your dish but also help to deglaze the pan. Peel and mince your garlic. First, lay an onion half cut side-down, and slice it crosswise like this: Turn the onion 90 degrees, so that the root end is facing you, then position your knife at a 45 degree angle with the cutting board and slice diagonally down into the center of the onion, working all the way around, following the ridges of the onion. So then I didn't do it one time and I'm like, 'WHAT THE FUCK!?' 5. and the sliced scallions. Discover unique things to do, places to eat, and sights to see in the best destinations around the world with Bring Me! Heat the remaining tablespoon of canola oil in the skillet over high heat, then add the Spam. "I dunno man. To serve, divide the rice evenly among four plates or bowls, and top each with a fried egg. Season with salt and pepper, then let the eggs cook over medium-low heat until the whites are set but the yolks are still runny, 3-4 minutes. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. Leave it alone. Kimchi and Spam Fried Rice – Done by Sam! For jasmine rice (which is regular white rice), the ratio of rice : water is always 1 : 1. And while he doesn't serve Spam at his restaurants (because actually, Spam is EXPENSIVE these days), his cooking is heavily influenced by his upbringing as a first-generation American with parents born in the Philippines. If you only have a small nonstick skillet, it's fine to do this in two batches. A Little Bit of Everything. Photographs by Lauren Zaser / BuzzFeed. I've been working in Chinese restaurants for how long, and every time you make fried rice it's like, "start with egg, or else it's gonna stick." We hold major institutions accountable and expose wrongdoing. "You've got to follow the ridges. Season with salt and pepper.

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