Easy Potato and Carrot Dish to Serve with Rice

Easy Potato and Carrot Dish to Serve with Rice

Make this dish if you are wondering what to cook.
It's also good for bento lunch box.
Goes well with cooked white rice

Ingredients: 2 servings

Potatoes (medium size)
Carrot (medium size)
Sesame seeds
1 tablespoon
Soy sauce
1 tablespoon
1 tablespoon
Vegetable oil (for frying)
As much as you need (1/2 tablespoon)


1. Cut the potatoes into matchstick shaped pieces about 4 to 5 cm long and about 5 mm wide pieces. Soak the slices in water (but not for too long).
2. Cut the carrots to about the same size as the potatoes.
3. Pour vegetable oil in a frying pan on medium heat and add the potatoes and carrots. Add sake when the potatoes become transparent. Let the sake cook down.
4. Turn up the heat a little and add soy sauce. Fry until it gives off a nice roasted aroma, then sprinkle in the sesame seeds. You're all done!

Story Behind this Recipe

My mother used to make me this easy but tasty dish. The flavors in it really bring back memories! The seasoning is kept on the simpler side.