Baon

August 31, 2016
Pikachu Omurice

DIFFICULTY: Moderate


INGREDIENTS:

Rice:
1 tablespoon cooking oil
½ white onion, diced
3 cloves garlic, minced
½ cup mushrooms, sliced
½ cup chicken thigh fillet, chopped
Salt and pepper to taste
1 ½ cups cooked rice
2 tablespoons ketchup
1 tablespoon soy sauce

Omu:
2 eggs
4 tablespoons heavy cream
1 teaspoon cornstarch
1 tablespoon cooking oil

Pikachu Decor:
Nori for facial features
Mayonnaise for eye detail
Ketchup for blushing cheeks
Yellow bell pepper for ears

PROCEDURE:

  1. Heat up oil and saute the onions, garlic and mushrooms until soft. Add chicken and stir until cooked through. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. Mix in rice. Add ketchup and combine.
  3. Let cool a bit and transfer to a cling wrap sheet. Shape into a ball and set aside.
  4. Beat together eggs, cream and cornstarch.
  5. Heat cooking oil on a non-stick pan and add the egg mixture. Cook until set. Slide over your serving plate.
  6. Remove your rice from the plastic wrap. Put your shaped rice on top of the omu and wrap.
  7. Design the omu as the face of pikachu, as directed in the video.