Japanese Beef and Rice Bowl (Gyudon)

Recipe by Chicagopm
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READY IN: 1hr
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cut beef into 1/8 inch thick slices.
  • Cut slices into strips about 1 inch wide and 2 or 3 inches long.
  • Cut green onions crosswise into 1 inch lengths.
  • Reserve.
  • Wash rice with cold water.
  • Cook rice with 1/2 teaspoon salt and 2 3/4 cups of water.
  • About 10 minutes before serving, heat remaining 1/4 cup water, the mirin and soy sauce to boiling over medium high heat.
  • Add beef and boil until beef reaches desired doneness.
  • Add green onions and boil 30 seconds.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Divide rice among 4 individual serving bowls.
  • Place equal amounts of beef and onions over rice in each bowl.
  • Ladle equal amounts of cooking liquid into each bowl.
  • Serve immediately.
  • Note: I sometimes add a litte ginger, garlic, pea pods, green beans (cooked), bamboo shoots or water chestnuts to the mix.
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