Shira-Ae Recipe

A japanese recipe of tofu in sesame sauce and mixed vegetables. Shira ae is my favorite traditional Japanese dish. If you don’t know this Japanese recipe, you are missing out because it is healthy, so tasty and super easy to make. Shira ae is a traditional Japanese side dish just like Goma ae.Ae is from the verb Aeru which means to dress vegetables, salad, etc. So vegetables, konjac, and hijiki, etc dressed with creamy tofu is called Shira ae.Easy and quick to prepare.Prepare in less time.Tasty type of dish.

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Ingredients for Shira-Ae Recipe

  • 1 package Tofu
  • 1/2 bunch Spinach
  • 1 cup Dashi
  • 1 small carrot, thinly cut
  • 1/2 block Konnyaku, thinly cut
  • 1 tablespoon Mirin
  • 2 tablespoon Soy Sauce
  • As required Sesame sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds
  • 1 tablespoon Sugar

Directions: Shira-ae Recipe

step 1

  • STEP 1.Slice tofu into 6 to 7 pieces.

step 2

  • STEP 1.Place on a paper and microwave for 2 mins , repeat for 2more times and let it cool.

step 3

  • STEP 1.Cook the spinach in boiling water for a minute.

step 4

  • STEP 1.Wash the spinach in cold water and squeeze the water out , then cut into pieces.

step 5

  • STEP 1.Heat the dashi to boil in a medium pot.

step 6

  • STEP 1.Add carrot and konnyaku. Cook for 2 minutes. Add soy sauce and marine, cook until the liquid is almost dried out.

step 7

  • STEP 1.Grind sesame seeds and mix with soy sauce and sugar. Mash the tofu and mix with sesame sauce. Add the vegetables and serve.
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Recipe By Slurrp