Mixed Rice with “Unagi no Kabayaki”
This is one of my favorite “Maze-Gohan”.
“Maze-Gohan” is cooked rice mixed with some ingredients. It is distinct from “Takikomi-Gohan”.
What is the difference?
“Maze-Gohan” is mixed the cook up rice and ingredients, and “Takikomi-Gohan” is cooked with ingredients. This is a kind of “Maze-Gohan”.
is mix rice with some ingredients, the point is mix the cooked rice. 混ぜご飯 literally “mixed rice”
is mix rice with some ingredients, the point is cooked with ingredients. 炊き込みご飯（たきこみごはん） literally “cook with rice”
is an eel. 鰻（うなぎ） literally “gloss and long fish”
usually refers to the eel, which are split and broiled over a charcoal fire after being dipped in soy sauce-based special sauce. 蒲焼（かばやき） literally “Typha latifolia grill”
is a fruit of Japanese pepper “Sansho” (Zanthoxylum piperitum). 実山椒（みざんしょう） literally “fruit mountain Japanese pepper”
・Mioga / Myoga
is a Mioga ginger, Zingiber mioga. I feel the early summer to the scent of mioga. 茗荷（みょうが） literally uncertain, there are some story in its origin.
is a green perilla (Perilla frutescens var. crispa). 青紫蘇（あおじそ） literally “blue purple resuscitation”