Introduction: One Pot Shrimp and Fried Rice in 20 Minutes

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Easy and tasty shrimp and fried rice in 20 minutes. And you only need one pot!

This recipe makes 2 servings


  • 1 and 1/2 cups cooked shrimp (thawed and detailed)
  • 1 cup instant rice
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 eggs
  • 3 tbs vegetable/canola oil
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • Soy sauce to taste


  • 2 quart pot
  • Spoon and/or spatula

Step 1: Cook the Rice

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Bring the water to a boil, then add rice and simmer on low for 5 minutes. Remove from heat, stir the rice and cover for 5 more minutes. Then move the rice into your serving bowl(s).

Step 2: Cook the Eggs

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Add the oil to the pot and return to medium heat. After the oil heats up, add the eggs and scramble.

Step 3: Combine and Mix

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When the eggs are cooked through, return the rice to the pot. Add the shrimp, pepper, garlic powder, and soy sauce. The soy sauce is to taste but 3 tbs seems about right. Mix thoroughly and cook for 2 minutes on medium heat.

Step 4: Enjoy!

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Return to serving bowl(s) and enjoy! Add more soy sauce as needed.

Thanks for reading my first Instructable!


seamster (author)2016-02-07

Great first instructable! This looks like a quick and tasty little meal. Thanks for sharing! :)

toastastic (author)seamster2016-02-07


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