Got Nothing but Eggs? Simple & Cheap Rice Omelette (Omurice)

Got Nothing but Eggs?  Simple & Cheap Rice Omelette (Omurice)

So you have nothing in the refrigerator except eggs? What to do...Try this chef's recipe for cheap omurice (an omelette filled with flavored rice)! If you don't believe me, just try making it for yourself!

Ingredients: Serves 1

Cooked white rice
1 bowl
Sesame oil
1 tablespoon
1 tablespoon
○ Mayonnaise
1 tablespoon
○ Eggs
○ Milk (or water)
2 tablespoons
○ Pepper
a small amount
1 tablespoon
to taste


1. Mix all the ○ ingredients together. They'll separate a little bit.
2. Heat the oil in a frying pan...
3. Stir-fry the rice. Stir, stir!
4. Add the mentsuyu and stir until fragrant.
5. Pile the rice onto a plate!
6. Add the butter to the frying pan and heat it up. Add the ○ ingredients all at once, stirring with a spatula.
7. Plop the omelet on top of the rice!
8. Enjoy with ketchup! Easy, right?

Story Behind this Recipe

I made this for employees' lunch at my workplace.