Dinner for $5: Better-Than-Takeout Chicken Fried Rice

Chicken Fried RIceWant a takeout dinner at a fraction of the cost? We found a chicken fried rice recipe that you can make in the comfort of your own kitchen, and in which you can incorporate all the veggies you like.


"This rice gets my stamp of approval, with honors," says Rachel Schultz of the blog Rachel Schultz, who created this recipe. "It’s better than takeout, and you can enjoy skipping all the mysterious, unhealthy parts of fast food."

Chicken Fried RIce

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Using pre-cooked chicken also makes this dinner one that's quick to prepare, so it's ideal for a weeknight. Keep frozen peas and carrots in the freezer so you can pull this together in a moment's notice.

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