The Best Nasi Goreng Recipe

The Best Nasi Goreng Recipe

Enjoy a spicey Indonesian fried rice with this simple to follow Nasi Gorend recipe. This is the Indonsian equivalent of a fry-up here in the UK. If you are using your own cooked left-over rice, be sure to cool it completely in the fridge first.

Prep Time

20 Minutes






It’s the ultimate comfort food, especially for spice lovers! Nasi Goreng is a popular Indonesian fried rice that is loaded with sweet and moist chicken, and savoury flavours that you’ll love. This is ready in minutes and cooks in one pan, it’s the perfect use for your leftover rice and have it in fantastic weeknight meal. 

This is commonly served with a fried egg and a generous amount of fried shallots on top of it. It may vary from one household to another and may include whatever seafood, meat and vegetables you have on hand. Regardless, we’ve made a quick recipe that you can follow to get started!

Nasi Goreng

Shopping list

1 small onion

2 tbsp vegetable oil

2 garlic cloves

½ small Chinese cabbage

1 carrot

175g brown rice

1 tbsp soy sauce

1 egg

Hot sriracha chilli sauce

Spicentice Tandoori Spices Rub

Preparing the Rice

If you don’t have cooked brown rice with you, then you can cook it on your own. Follow the steps written on the pack of it and prepare it accordingly.


  1. Heat the oil over high heat in one pan. Add the onion and wait about 4 minutes until it’s slightly caramelized and softened. Add the garlic and stir it for one minute.
  1. Toss in the cabbage and carrots and cook for 2 minutes. Add the rice and stir it until warm. Add the soy sauce and mix the Spicentice Tandoori Spices.
  1. Create a well in the centre and crack the egg inside of it. Fry it until it’s all set.
  1. Serve the rice with a large bowl and top it with the fried egg.
  1. Drizzle it with the hot sriracha chilli sauce on top.

Why Choose Spicentice?

Here at Spicentice, we are committed to providing the best seasonings to serve our consumers with. All of it is made with pure herbs and spices for superior taste and flavours. This Nasi Goreng recipe will be a hit with your friends and family.

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