Simple 5 Minute Sweet Potato Salad

Simple 5 Minute Sweet Potato Salad

Done in 5 minutes! This is an easy and creamy salad. If you chill it, the flavors will blend together and become better.


Sweet potato
1 (about 200 g)
☆ Mayonnaise
2 1/2 tablespoons
☆ Wasabi
1/2 to 1 teaspoon (from a tube)
☆ Soy sauce (usukuchi soy sauce if you have it)
1 tablespoon
☆ Lemon juice
1 teaspoon
White sesame seeds
as much as you like


1. Slice the sweet potato thinly, then julienne. Soak in a bowl of water for a little while.
2. Into a heatproof container, microwave for 3 minutes at 500 W. Once it's soft, it's done.
3. While you're microwaving the potato, mix the ☆ ingredients together.
4. Let the sweet potato cool slightly, mix with the ingredients from Step 3. You don't have to wait until it's completely cool.
5. Plate, scatter sesame seeds, and it's done! It's even better with lettuce.

Story Behind this Recipe

I had this once at a teppanyaki restaurant and it was delicious, so I recreated it!