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cauliflower shrimp fried rice

Cauliflower Shrimp Fried Rice

Healthy cauliflower fried rice recipe with shrimp. Easy to make and you can sub out the shrimp with chicken, pork or beef.

Course Dinner, Lunch, Main Course
Cuisine Asian
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 233 kcal
Author yvonne

Ingredients

  • 16 oz raw shrimp
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon toasted sesame oil
  • 4 teaspoons coconut aminos 1 teaspoon for the shrimp, 3 teaspoons for the cauliflower
  • 2 tablespoons chopped green onions
  • 4 cups raw riced cauliflower
  • ½ cup sliced mushrooms
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil
  • 1 teaspoon Himalayan sea salt
  • 1 teaspoon fish sauce
  • ¼ teaspoon minced fresh ginger

Instructions

  1. Cut shrimp into large pieces and place into a small bowl.
  2. Add 1 teaspoon coconut aminos, minced ginger and toasted sesame oil. Mix and let marinate.
  3. Quickly sauté shrimp for several minutes until just done and remove from heat.
  4. Heat up coconut oil in a large skillet and sauté cauliflower rice, mushrooms and green onions until cauliflower is tender. This should take no longer than a few minutes.
  5. Push cauliflower to the sides of the pan forming a well and pour in your eggs. Quickly scramble in the eggs and add the remaining seasonings.
  6. Add the shrimp and serve immediately.

Recipe Notes

Only 6 NET carbs per serving

Meal prep tips - If you like to meal prep, as a lot of us with busy lifestyles do, cauliflower fried rice adapts really well. Make the base cauliflower fried rice omitting the shrimp. This base can be kept refrigerated for several days and served either as a low carb side or main course with some added protein.