All questions

Substitute for mirin in a marinade?

asked by Madame Sel about 5 years ago

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

3 answers 3139 views
Sam1148
Sam1148

Sam is a trusted home cook.

added about 5 years ago

Sake and sugar. If you don't have sake some sweetened dry sherry would do.

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

Tokyo bakephile
added about 5 years ago

Agree with Sam1148. The percentage of sake/sugar is 1tbsp of sake and 1tsp of sugar.

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)

trampledbygeese
trampledbygeese

trampledbygeese is a trusted home cook.

added about 5 years ago

Rice vinegar and honey have a similar flavour to mirin in a pinch.

Are you channeling your best self with this comment? (If you're not sure, check out our Code of Conduct.)