Parboil Daikon in the Microwave

Parboil Daikon in the Microwave

The daikon will preserve its moisture by microwaving with some water. It's great for oden hot pot and simmered dishes.


Daikon radish
as needed


1. Peel the daikon and chop into chunks or half-moons about 1.5 - 2 cm in thickness (or thinly slice).
2. Put the daikon in a heatproof dish and add about 1cm of water. Cover with a lid or cling film, and microwave for about 6-7 minutes.
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