Scrambled Eggs Nigiri

Scrambled Eggs Nigiri
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Scrambled eggs nigiri

Scrambled Eggs Nigiri is a delightful fusion of traditional Japanese sushi and the comforting flavors of scrambled eggs. This dish is perfect for a light meal or as an impressive appetizer. Let's dive into this simple yet elegant recipe!


  • 4 cups sushi rice
  • 4 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 8 large eggs
  • 4 tablespoons milk
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 8 sheets nori (seaweed), cut into strips
  • Soy sauce (for serving)
  • Pickled ginger (for serving)
  • Wasabi (optional)


  1. Rinse the sushi rice under cold water until the water runs clear.
  2. Cook the rice according to the package instructions or in a rice cooker.
  3. In a small bowl, mix the rice vinegar, sugar, and salt until dissolved.
  4. Once the rice is cooked, transfer it to a large bowl and gently fold in the vinegar mixture. Allow the rice to cool to room temperature.
  5. In a bowl, whisk together the eggs, milk, salt, and pepper.
  6. Heat a non-stick pan over medium heat and add the butter.
  7. Pour the egg mixture into the pan and cook, stirring continuously, until the eggs are softly scrambled. Remove from heat and set aside.
  8. Wet your hands with water to prevent sticking and shape a small amount of sushi rice into an oval mound (about 2 tablespoons per nigiri).
  9. Place a spoonful of scrambled eggs on top of each rice mound.
  10. Wrap a strip of nori around the middle of each nigiri to secure the eggs in place.
  11. Arrange the scrambled eggs nigiri on a serving platter.
  12. Serve with soy sauce, pickled ginger, and wasabi on the side.

Scrambled Eggs Nigiri is a unique and delightful twist on traditional sushi that is sure to impress your guests. It's a simple recipe that combines the creamy texture of scrambled eggs with the savory flavor of seasoned sushi rice. Enjoy this versatile dish as a light meal or a sophisticated appetizer!

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