Eel Sauce recipe!! 6 tbsps soy sauce, 4 tbsps mirin, 2 tbsps brown sugar, dash of rice wine vinegar Combine ingredients in a small saucepan and bring to boil. Let boil for a minute or so and reduce to simmer until slightly thickened. Let cool (it will thicken some more, so don’t boil it down too much).
Oyakodon Chicken and Egg Rice Bowl | An oldie but a goodie, this classic Japanese rice dish wins hands down on the taste and ease front. Oyakodon is a ‘donburi’ style of Japanese dish where a tasty topping is laid over a bowl of freshly boiled rice. Oyako literally translates as “parent and child”, a cute reference to the perfect combination of chicken and egg in this recipe. Seasoned with soy, mirin and dashi it ticks all the right umami boxes.