Cauliflower Fried Rice

Cooking method:

Ninja® Foodi™ 8-qt. 9-in-1 Deluxe XL Pressure Cooker & Air Fryer
  • Prep time: 5 mins
  • Total time: 25 mins
  • Skill easy
  • Serves 4 people

Cauliflower Fried Rice

TIP: Add chicken or shrimp to make this a heartier meal or omit the egg and butter to make it vegan.


Tip: Allergy Advice

This dish contains the following allergens: Eggs, Dairy


  • 1 head cauliflower, cut into florets
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1/4 teaspoon minced fresh ginger
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes 
  • 1 1/2 tablespoon sesame oil 
  • 1 egg 
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce 
  • salt
  • fresh ground black pepper
  • 2 scallions, sliced, for garnish

Cooking mode

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  • Step 1

    Select SEAR/SAUTE. while the unit is heating, place the cauliflower florets in a food processor and post them to create a rice like texture.  

  • Step 2

    Add the butter to the pot. Once melted, add the garlic, ginger, and red pepper flakes. And the qualifier rice to the pie and stir while to combine. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 3 to 4 minutes. 

  • Step 3

    Push the cauliflower rice to the side and add the sesame oil. Once hot, crack the egg into the pot and scramble it, about 2 minutes. Once the eggs scrambled, stir to combine it with the cauliflower rice. Stir in the soy sauce. season everything with salt and pepper.  

  • Step 4

    Using a spatula, spread the cauliflower rice into an even layer across the surface of the pot.  

  • Step 5

    Close the crisping lid. Select AIR CRISP and set time to 10 minutes. Select start/stop to begin, starting the cauliflower rice after 5 minutes and spread it back into an even layer.  

  • Step 6

    When cooking is complete, transfer the cauliflower rice two bowls and garnish with scallions. Serve.