Garlic Butter Fried Rice

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By Angela Dimayuga and Ligaya Mishan

Published 2021

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Plain rice is elemental, the backdrop to almost every dish. Garlic fried rice is the treat. It’s one of the building blocks of silog, our version of a full breakfast—although by breakfast I mean a meal that can be eaten all day. (The name silog is a mash-up of sinangag, Tagalog for garlic fried rice, and itlog, egg; see Breakfast and Silogs.) This recipe is straightforward: all the ingredients are in the title. In Philippine folklore, garlic gives you protecti