Peppercorn Steak and Mushroom Fried Rice

With lots of freshly cracked pepper, a medley of mushrooms and fragrant basmati, this tasty fried rice can be served for lunch or dinner.

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Cooking time PREP TIME 10 Mins
Cooking time COOK TIME 20 Mins
Servings SERVES 4
Ready in TOTAL TIME 30 Mins


  • 2 bags Success® Basmati Rice
  • 1 strip loin steak, thinly sliced (8 to 10 oz each)
  • 2 tsp freshly cracked black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp canola oil
  • 1/2 lb mixed mushrooms, sliced
  • 3 tbsp soy sauce
  • 2 tbsp sesame oil
  • 4 green onions, thinly sliced diagonally


  • While steak and rice are a classic combo, this tasty dish is anything but plain or boring with a flavor-packed medley of Success® Basmati Rice, mushrooms, and juicy steak.

    Step 1

  • Prepare rice according to package directions. Let cool completely.

    Step 2

  • Meanwhile, toss steak slices with pepper and salt. Heat canola oil in a wok or large skillet set over high heat. Cook mushrooms for 5 to 8 minutes or until brown and slightly crispy. Add steak; cook for 2 to 3 minutes or until golden brown.

    Step 3

  • Stir in rice. Cook for 2 to 3 minutes or until well coated and starting to heat through. Stir in soy sauce and sesame oil. Cook for 2 to 3 minutes or until rice is heated through, steak is medium-rare and mushrooms are tender.

    Step 4

  • Sprinkle with green onions.

Tried and True

Some days are just steak and rice days and when the craving hits, you have to try this delicious Peppercorn Steak and Mushroom Fried Rice. With a fragrant and flavorful medley of mushrooms, basmati rice, a lot of freshly cracked pepper, and juicy slices of your favorite loin steak, you can enjoy this tasty dish for lunch or dinner.

If mushrooms aren’t your favorite, try making this recipe with some of your favorite veggies like asparagus, zucchini, eggplant, or a mix of all. In the mood for more steak dishes? Check out this delicious Asian-Style Steak with Mushrooms and Rice or this Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry.

Recipe Variations

For a kid-friendly dish, adjust the amount of pepper to suit your child’s taste and, if they are not fond of mushrooms, cut the mushrooms larger so it’s easy for them to pick them out or smaller so they don’t even know they’re there.

Substitute beef tenderloin for strip loin steak.

Cremini, oyster and shiitake mushrooms are a good medley of mushrooms to use in this fried rice recipe.