2011/08/05 Red Shiso Juice & Shiso Chirimen

Red shiso is growing pretty well in my organic vegetable garden now.

I already used for pickled plum in July and posted here.

Red shiso

Red shiso














Boiling red shiso

Boiling red shiso














Strain in a colander, add sugar.















When vinegar added, the juice turned to bright purple color!















Red shiso juice, sweet & sour and very refreshing

Red shiso juice














Chop red shiso leaf in the colander, season with mirin & soy sauce and add dried anchovies, and simmer.

Add sansho spice.

Chirimen sansho, I can use it for rice ball filling and pizza topping too!

Chirimen sansho

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