A Pick Me Up for Summer Fatigue! Fortifying Garlic Chives and Eggs

A Pick Me Up for Summer Fatigue! Fortifying Garlic Chives and Eggs

The heat during the summer can be really tiring. This is a good recipe for recovering from summer fatigue. It's a dish that also goes really well with rice & beer.

Ingredients: 3 servings

Garlic chives
2 bunches
Shitake mushrooms (optional)
4, medium sized
1 clove
1 small piece
Sesame oil
1 tablespoon & 2 tablespoons
★ Sugar
1/2 tablespoon
★ Oyster sauce
2 tablespoons
Salt, pepper
To taste


1. Cut the garlic chives into 4-cm-lengths. Slice the shitake mushrooms into bite sizes. Chop the garlic and ginger finely.
2. Beat the eggs and season with salt and pepper. Add 1 tablespoon of sesame oil into a heated frying pan and fry the beaten eggs. Cook until softly set and take out from the frying pan.
3. Add 2 tablespoons of sesame oil, garlic and ginger into the frying pan from Step 2. Heat over low heat until the aroma is released. Add the garlic chives and shiitake mushrooms and fry.
4. When the garlic chives are cooked through, return the 2 eggs to the pan and add the ★ ingredients. Fry quickly and season with salt and pepper.
5. 〈different version〉 I also add in some of the fish sausages my daughter likes to make the dish nice and colourful. The fish sausage gives the eggs a boost of richness and makes the dish even tastier.

Story Behind this Recipe

It's really hot in the summer... when your appetite and energy levels decrease, this can be a good dish to eat. Eat this garlic chive and egg dish with rice and beer and feel revitalised!