Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa

Source : Scoop Out 1 Tablespoon Of Watermelon It Doesn T Have To Be Exact Slice The Watermelon Into 5 Mm Matchsticks Separate Into Two Batches And Coat One Half...

PreTime
more Minutes
CookTime
a few Minutes
Yield
Some Servings

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at : October 7, 2022

Step:

  1. Scoop out 1 tablespoon of watermelon. It doesn't have to be exact.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 1 photo
  2. Slice the watermelon into 5 mm matchsticks.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 2 photo
  3. Separate into two batches and coat one half in yuzu pepper paste, the other in miso.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 3 photo
  4. Let the watermelon sit for a while to absorb the seasonings.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 4 photo
  5. Cut the chikuwa in half, then diagonally cut each half again.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 5 photo
  6. Stuff chikuwa sections with watermelon from Step 4. With 2 to 3 pieces each, the watermelon should fit nice and snug without falling out. In the above photo, the left group is seasoned with yuzu pepper paste, and the right with miso.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 6 photo
  7. Of course, you can try it without any seasoning.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 7 photo
  8. Here are three varieties: (clockwise from the front) plain watermelon, seasoned in yuzu pepper paste, and miso.

    Bite-Size Appetizers - Watermelon Stuffed Chikuwa recipe step 8 photo

Ingredients

  1. 1 tbsp Watermelon
  2. 2 Chikuwa
  3. 1 Yuzu (Chinese citrus) pepper paste
  4. 1 Miso

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