Oyakodon or Chicken and Egg rice bowl 親子丼
Recipe type: Main Dish, Chicken
Cuisine: Japanese
Serves: 1

  • 4 cup steamed rice
  • ¾ lb chicken thighs or chicken breasts
  • 1 onion
  • 1⅔ cups soup stock (dashi)
  • 7 tbsp soy sauce
  • 4 tbsp mirin
  • 3 tbsp sugar
  • 4 eggs

  1. Cook steamed rice. Cut chicken into bite-size pieces and thinly slice onion.
  2. Put dashi soup stock in a pan and heat. Add soy sauce, mirin, and sugar in the soup. Put chicken in the pan and simmer on low heat for a few minutes.
  3. Add onion slices to the pan and simmer for a few more minutes. Beat eggs in a bowl.
  4. Bring the soup to a boil, and then pour the eggs over chicken and onion. Turn the heat down to low and put on a lid.
  5. After one minute, turn off the heat. To serve, first put steamed rice in a deep bowl, and then place the chicken and egg on top of the rice.

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