Ground Beef & Octopus Basil Fried Rice

Ground Beef & Octopus Basil Fried Rice

This basil rice is easy to cook using basil paste!
It's colorful with red octopus and green basil.

Ingredients: 2 servings

Basil paste
1 1/2 tablespoons
Ground beef
70 g
Octopus, cooked
70 g
Salt and pepper
to taste
Warm cooked rice
2 bowls' worth
Kombu tea
1 teaspoon
to taste


1. Roughly mince the onion. Thinly slice the octopus. Season the ground beef with salt and pepper.
2. Heat a frying pan, and pour in olive oil. Add the onion, and saute until translucent. Add the ground beef and stir-fry. When the colour of the meat changes, add the octopus as well.
3. Turn down the heat. Add the basil paste and salted kelp powder to Step 2, then continue stir-frying. Add the rice as well. Taste and adjust the flavor with salt, then it's done!

Story Behind this Recipe

I was trying to come up with a recipe using basil paste, and I arrived to this recipe.