Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup

Omurice (omelette + rice) is Japanese-English word.

Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup

Fried ketchup rice wrapped in a thin omelet.  It is popular with children.

  1. Fry chopped vegetables (today I use onion, bell pepper and canned tuna), season with salt and pepper
  2. Add rice and stir fry until a little bit brown
  3. Put ketchup
  4. Wrap rice with omelet
Cooking of Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup
Cooking of Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup
Cooking of Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup

Ketchup is indispensable to the omurice.
The first domestic “TOMATO CATSUP”, which is not spelled ketchup, was released by Shimizuya of Yokohama in 1903 (the Meiji period).

Shimizuya stopped the production about 1935,  now Yokohamaya Honpo” company is selling the reprint product.

Cooking of Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup

I am awkward at handling omellet for omurice.  :( ——————————————– :)

Omurice with Yokohama Ketchup

・Omurice
is Japanese-English wordOmurice (Omurice = omelette + rice) , fried ketchup rice wrapped in a thin omelet. オムライス(おむらいす
Restaurants famous as Omurice :  Hokkyokusei of Osaka, Taimeiken of Tokyo, Mantenboshi of Tokyo.