Try this Japanese rice salad, then check out our wakame seaweed salad, Japanese ramen noodles and more Japanese recipes.


  • 250g cooked basmati rice
  • 150g cooked peeled king prawns
  • ¼ cucumber, diced
  • 2 spring onions, chopped
  • 50g edamame beans, defrosted if frozen
  • 6 radishes, chopped
  • ½ avocado, diced
  • to serve (optional) black sesame seeds


  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 1 tbsp toasted sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp mirin
  • chopped to make 1 tbsp pickled ginger


  • STEP 1

    Whisk the dressing ingredients together in a small bowl.

  • STEP 2

    If using a pouch, heat the rice following pack instructions then tip into a bowl and break up. Cool until just-warm, add half the dressing and toss.

  • STEP 3

    Add the prawns and veg, and toss again. Divide between two plates and spoon over the rest of the dressing. Sprinkle with sesame seeds to finish, if you like.


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