Instead of the usual stir-fried rice, this one uses cucumbers, salami, arugula and chiles in a spicy, fresh and meaty combination. Slideshow:  One-Bowl Rice Dishes 

Kay Chun
May 2014

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Credit: © John Kernick

Recipe Summary

active:
20 mins
total:
40 mins
Yield:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a colander set over a bowl, toss the cucumbers with the 2 teaspoons of salt and let stand for 30 minutes. Rinse well and squeeze dry. In a large nonstick skillet, heat the oil. Add the cucumbers, garlic and salami and cook over moderately high heat, stirring, until golden, 2 to 3 minutes. Add the rice, scallions, chile and arugula; season with salt and pepper and stir-fry until the rice is hot.

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