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Are you still garnishing your deluxe grilled meats with boring old baked potatoes? Add a little zing to your grilled spuds with this Japanese themed recipe. This recipe is quick (30 minutes), easy and very flexible. I originally picked up this recipe online and have been refining it for years. It is similar in many ways to this instructable.

Step 1: Ingredients

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The only two ingredients that are essential are potatoes and mayo; everything else is negotiable. If you want to substitute the soy sauce, then you'll want to add some salt.

1. 4 potatoes (long white in this case).
2. 1/2 cup of mayonaise (lowfat would defeat the purpose...)
3. 2 tablespoons of soy sauce (Japsnese brands are worth the extra cost)
4. 1 teaspoon of sesame oil
5. 1 teaspoon of wasabi (less if you're not sure what you're getting into)
6. 1 teaspoon of hot sauce (Sriracha in this case)

Most of these ingredients have a VERY strong taste. If you test the flavor before cooking, you may find it too punchy; but don't worry, the grilling brings it down a notch. 
 
eblair41 year ago
Outstandong moving presentation!

How did ya do that animated photo?
Renard_Bleu (author)  eblair41 year ago
Thank you for the comment. The moving image is called an animated GIF. It is like a cross between a photo and video. They are easy to make with a smart phone, just search for animated GIF on your app store and should see several. The one I am currently using isn't recommendable. You can also make them from you computer, a free software i downloaded is called LiceCap (limited options but works well).
Reaves132 years ago
I tried these and they turned out amazing and they are quick to. Definitely going to become a common recipe in my house now
Renard_Bleu (author)  Reaves132 years ago
Great! let me know if you come up with some tasty seasoning combos.
billbillt2 years ago
great
Renard_Bleu (author)  billbillt2 years ago
Cool, thanks
lurwah2 years ago
Ooh, awesome! These look like they would go well with my bbq courgette recipe.
Renard_Bleu (author)  lurwah2 years ago
Thanks, your courgettes look delish!
That sounds like an awesome and easy way to grill potatoes! I have to try this!
Renard_Bleu (author)  Penolopy Bulnick2 years ago
Thanks, let me know how they turn out! Even my little ones love them, and they eat the peel (doused in ketchup of course).