A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg
It's a bowl of rice topped with deep-fried tofu!
Material ( for one person )
fried tofu one sheet
onion (edible plant, Allium cepa) 1/8 of a piece
water (esp. cool, fresh water, e.g. drinking water) 80ml (2.71us fl oz)
sake 1/2 tbsp.
mirin 2 tablespoons
soy sauce 1 tablespoon
egg one (object)
cooked rice 1 cup of tea
scallion proper quantity
A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

Deep fried tofu is often used as a side dish or a garnish for miso soup, but it is also delicious on rice! This time, I'd like to introduce you to a very simple recipe that can be prepared in less than 15 minutes.

Fried tofu rice bowl with egg

Ingredients

Here is what you need to prepare. This is based on a recipe from Sagamiya.

1 sheet fried tofu
1/8 of an onion
80 ml water
1/2 tbsp sake
2 tbsp mirin (sweet cooking sake)
1 tbsp soy sauce
1 egg
1 cup of rice
A pinch of scallion

You can use men-tsuyu instead of seasoning, or add sugar if you like it sweeter.

How to make

Pour boiling water over fried tofu to remove oil, and cut into bite-sized pieces. Cut onions into thin slices.

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg
I'm going to cut it like a cutlet.

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg
Thinly slice the onions.

Add water, sake, mirin, soy sauce, cut fried tofu and onion to a frying pan and bring to a boil.

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

Turn off the heat, turn in the beaten egg, and cover with a lid.

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

Serve rice in a bowl, top with fried tofu covered with egg, top with scallions and you're ready to go!

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg
Mmm, smells good!

How does it taste?

YUM!!! The fried bean curd is covered with egg and absorbs the broth, making it fluffy and juicy, and when you bite into it, the sweetness of the fried bean curd overflows. It's like meat!

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

A simple recipe for "Deep Fried Rice Bowl with Egg

It is also delicious when accented with shichimi pepper or sesame seeds. Deep fried tofu can be used not only as a side dish or a garnish for miso soup, but it can also play a leading role in rice bowls. It's also very filling, so it can be used as a money-saving meal before payday.