(WTNH)-Dana Angelo White says this is her go-to dinner dinner when she has leftover pork or rice on hand. White is a Nutrition Consultant, Registered Dietitian, and Certified Athletic Trainer. She’s also a clinical assistant professor of athletic training and sports medicine at Quinnipiac University.Pork Fried RiceServes: 4
2 teaspoons sesame oil
1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce or gluten free tamari
2 tablespoons rice vinegar
1 tablespoon granulated sugar
2 teaspoons cornstarch
2 tablespoons canola oil, divided
1 large egg, beaten
6 oz cooked pork tenderloin
2 cups chopped green beans
1 cup grated carrot
4 cups cooked brown rice
In a small bowl whisk sesame oil, soy sauce, rice vinegar, sugar, and cornstarch; set aside.
Heat one tablespoon of oil in a large skillet or wok over high heat. Add egg and gently scramble; remove from pan and set aside. Heat remaining oil in skillet; add pork and vegetables and cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Add sauce and cook for 2 minutes more. Add rice and egg. Continue to cook, stirring frequently until all ingredients are heated through, about 5 minutes.
Nutrition Info Per Serving:
Calories: 421; Total Fat: 14 grams; Saturated Fat: 2 grams; Total Carbohydrate: 60 grams; Protein: 19 grams; Sodium: 848 milligrams; Cholesterol: 71 milligrams; Fiber: 6 grams