Shizuoka's special recipe

Eel with orange butter flavor

Recipe provider:Fuji no Kuni Food City Creation Worker

Main ingredients used:Unagiimo


MaterialFor 4 people

Salted butter40g
Salt (used when boiling)100g
One orange peel 

How to make

Boil the eel (2 liters of water in a pan), add 100 g of salt to the eel, cover it, and heat it over high heat.

When it boils, reduce the heat to very low, boil it slowly for 15 to 20 minutes, and remove it when it is cooked to the extent that the bamboo sticks pass through.

While boiling, grate the orange peel and put it in a bowl with salted butter.

Cut the boiled eel into slices of about 1 to 1.5 cm.

Fry ❹ in oil heated to 180-190 ℃ until it is lightly colored.

Put ❺ in ❸ and sprinkle with the desired amount of salt until the butter melts and it's done.

・ ❷ While boiling, mix lightly occasionally (every 5 minutes) to evenly cook. Boil it slowly over low heat to increase its sweetness.

・ ❸ You can prevent the skin from sticking to the blade by pasting aluminum foil on the grater.

・ If you like, you can also add caramel sauce, maple sauce, balsamic vinegar (boiled down), mint leaves, etc. to make it delicious.

Recipe using "Unagiimo"


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