Recipe: Asian Delight with Jasmine Rice and Sweet Chinese Sausage

Recipe: Asian Delight with Jasmine Rice and Sweet Chinese Sausage
1 tablespoon pork or bacon fat (may use chicken fat, duck fat or olive oil)
1/2 cup diced onion
2 cloves minced garlic
1 tablespoon minced ginger
2 cups jasmine rice, washed and drained
2 pods of star anise
1/4 cinnamon stick
4 links sweet Chinese sausage (lap-xoung), cut into 1 inch pieces
3 3/4 cups hot chicken stock
Oil or cooking spray for coating pan
4 large eggs
Salt and pepper
2 tablespoons chopped cilantro
Sliced chili peppers (optional)
Soy sauce (optional)

Nutritional information

Per serving: 602 calories (percent of calories from fat, 36), 17 grams protein, 78 grams carbohydrates, 2 grams fiber, 24 grams fat (8 grams saturated), 234 milligrams cholesterol, 282 milligrams sodium.