Born in 1960 in Hokkaido, Japan.
Perfected himself in Japanese cuisine at well-known restaurants such as Tsukiji Uemura, Kamogawa and Kaientei. In 2000, opened his own restaurant, “Azabu Kadowaki” in Azabu-Juban, Tokyo.
A lot of celebrities are a fan of his cuisine. His dishes based on outside-the-box thinking are masterpieces, which take Japanese cuisine to a whole new level.
His ability and skill has been recognized with two Michelin stars.
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Ingredients for making Sauteed trout with Shirako sauce
Ball-shaped sushi with soy-sauce marinated trout
|Wheat flour||As needed|
|Pure sesame oil (or olive oil, if not available)||As needed|
|YAMASA Brewed Soy Sauce||180cc|
|Mirin (if available)||180cc|
|Substitute for mirin||Japanese sake||Japanese sake and sugar (combined): 50cc|
|Sugar||1/10th of Japanese sake|
|Soft cod roe (Shirako)||60g|
|Kombu tea *Tea made of pawdered kelp (or umami seasoning and salt, if not available)||As needed|
How to make Sauteed trout with Shirako sauce
|Make Shirako sauce||Boil the soft cod roe[60g] and strain it.|
|Put the strained soft cod roe[60g], milk[40cc] and Kombu tea in the pan, and heat it.
(If you use soft roe with a strong smell, add Japanese Sake to neutralize the smell.)
If soft cod roe is not available, use bechamel sauce as subsitute.
|Slice the trout Marinate the trout in the broth marinade||
||Remove the skin and bones from the trout, and leave only the fellet.
Cut the trout into 100g pieces and marinate it in the marinade(* 1) for 5 minutes.
|*1 How to make the marinade
Japanese Sake[90cc], ‘YAMASA Soy Sauce'[180cc], and mirin (or a substitute for mirin, if not available)[180cc] (do not cook)
|Saute the trout||Coat the marinated trout with wheat flour. Add pure sesame oil (or olive oil, if not available) in a pan, and saute both sides of it for 1-2 minutes.|
|Done||Place the Shirako souce on the plate,then serve the sauted trout on it.|