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10 minutes
2 servings
Adjust servings
Makes about 3/4 cup
dairy-free
gluten-free
(?)
Has gluten from:
soy sauce (regular)
kid friendly
has meat
has pasta
has seafood
mediterranean
vegan
(?)
Not vegan due to:
granulated sugar
vegetarian
pescetarian
paleo
(?)
Not paleo due to:
sake
granulated sugar
cornstarch
This recipe has no customizations.
 
Nutrition to Balance
This recipe has Sodium as 168% (as a percentage of RDA).
 
You'll likely need to take this into account today to balance out your diet.
 
Nutrition Rating Details
Here are the percentages used to determine the nutritional rating for this recipe:
• Calcium: 0.0% of RDA
• Calories: 14.9% of RDA
• Carbs: 8.8% of RDA
• Fat (total lipid): 0.1% of RDA
• Fiber: 0.8% of RDA
• Fructose: 0.0% of RDA
• Protein: 3.5% of RDA
• Sodium: 168% of RDA
• Sugar: 41.0% of RDA
• Vitamin A (IU): 0.0% of RDA
• Vitamin B6: 3.6% of RDA
• Vitamin C: 0.0% of RDA
• Iron: 0.0% of RDA
• Magnesium: 4.5% of RDA
• Manganese: 3.6% of RDA
• Niacin: 7.9% of RDA
• Potassium: 2.4% of RDA
• Zinc: 1.1% of RDA
If any nutritional component is greater than 75% of RDA (or any vitamin/mineral is greater than 600% of RDA), the recipe gets a “Nutrition to Balance” rating.
Whether this matters for your diet depends mostly on what other foods you consume today.
 
INGREDIENTS
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Measure
Ingredient
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1/4
cups
1/4
cups
 
1/4
cups
 
2
tbsp
 
2
tsp
optional.
 
2
tbsp
only if using cornstarch.
 
 
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PREPARATION
1.
Combine the soy, mirin, sake, and sugar in a small pot and bring to a boil.
2.
In a small bowl, whisk the cornstarch and water (if using) into a slurry and then whisk into sauce.
3.
Reduce until desired thickness. Taste and adjust for seasoning if needed.
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THIS RECIPE CAN BE CUSTOMIZED
1.
Make it Gluten Free!
 
A gluten-free variant of this recipe can be made. Just substitute gluten-free soy sauce for soy sauce (regular).
2.
Make it Wheat Free!
 
A wheat-free variant of this recipe can be made. Just substitute gluten-free soy sauce for soy sauce (regular).
 
NUTRITION
This recipe has the following nutrient totals:
Calories 298
Protein 3.94 g
Carbohydrates 24.1 g
Iron 0 mg
Fiber 0.23 g
Calcium 0 mg
(plus many more nutrients)
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