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Easy Sesame Atsuage 3 Minutes in the Oven

Easy Sesame Atsuage 3 Minutes in the Oven

This has a crunchy texture and is tasty even when chilled, making it great for bentos. It's easy - just bake it in the oven.

Ingredients: Top photo: black sesame, bottom photo: white sesame

Atsuage
Approx. 70 g
☆Ground sesame seeds
2 teaspoons
☆Sugar
1 teaspoon
☆Soy sauce
1 teaspoon

Steps

1. Preheat the oven. Cut the atsuage into whatever size you prefer.
2. Line up the slices of atsuage on aluminium foil, and bake for 3 minutes. Mix the ingredients marked ☆ in a bowl or on a plate while it's baking.
3. When the atsuage has baked, toss with the ☆ seasonings while still hot.

Story Behind this Recipe

I wondered if I could make something quick and easy using atsuage, and I came up with this.