Ebimayo - Batter-fried Shrimp with Ra-yu Mayo Sauce

Ebimayo - Batter-fried Shrimp with Ra-yu Mayo Sauce

Plump, fried shrimp is generously coated in a ra-yu mayonnaise sauce. This works well as a dish to accompany your drinks, or as a side dish in bento, too.

Ingredients: 2 servings

1 teaspoon
Salt and pepper
to taste
5 tablespoons
to taste
4 tablespoons
☆Chunky ra-yu
1/2 - 1 teaspoon
1 1/2 tablespoons
a pinch
to taste


1. Shell the shrimp and remove the vein from the backs. Rub them with katakuriko and salt, rinse, and dry well. Boil the broccoli in salted water.
2. Season the shrimp with salt, pepper, and sake. Add the ★ ingredients and mix everything together well. Put the ☆ ingredients into a bowl and combine well to make the sauce.
3. Deep-fry in 170℃ oil until crisp.
4. Place the shrimp in the sauce bowl from Step 2. Serve on a dish and decorate with broccoli. Top with chunky ra-yu.
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6. It's also okay to shred some lettuce to place underneath the shrimp. You could also add 1/2 tsp of lemon juice and ketchup for a different taste.
7. It also tastes delicious with minced Japanese leek sprinkled on top.
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Story Behind this Recipe

I love shrimp with mayonnaise sauce so I have tried many different variations. I finally settled on this.