The Paisano

Cooking in the Time of COVID: Chicken fried rice

Image by Jada Teague

Reimi Navarro, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2020

BLOGS, CULTURAL FACTS, AND CUSTOMS: Chicken Fried Rice Origin: There’s no true consensus as to where Fried Rice originated, although many sources have cited that it started in Central Asia during the Han dynasty (202 BC- 220 AD). The dish was known as “muxufan,” since it was made wit...