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Hibachi Shrimp and Steak

Get ready to embark on a culinary journey that will transport your taste buds to the vibrant and flavorful world of hibachi-style cooking. Today, we’re diving into the art of creating Hibachi Shrimp and Steak—a dish that seamlessly combines succulent shrimp, tender steak, and a symphony of fresh vegetables. Elevating this culinary experience is the irresistible Yum Yum Sauce that adds a creamy, spicy kick to each bite. Join me as we explore the steps to recreate this hibachi magic in your own kitchen.

For the Love of Yum Yum Sauce

Yum Yum Sauce Ingredients:

  • 1½ Cup Mayonnaise
  • 1 Teaspoon Garlic powder
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Paprika
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Sriracha
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Cayenne pepper
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Water, as needed
  • 1/2- 1 Tablespoon Tomato paste

Instructions:

  1. Mix all Yum Yum sauce ingredients (except water) together.
  2. Add water in small amounts until you reach your desired sauce consistency.
  3. Chill in the fridge.

The Yum Yum Sauce is the secret weapon that elevates the entire dish. Creamy, with a hint of spice, it’s the perfect companion for the hibachi goodness.

Hibachi Magic Unveiled

Ingredients:

  • 2 Cups Cooked white rice, cold
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Sesame oil, as needed
  • 2-3 Tablespoons Soy sauce, as needed
  • 1 Tablespoon Teriyaki sauce
  • Kosher salt and pepper to taste
  • Garlic powder, as needed
  • Onion powder, as needed
  • Paprika, as needed
  • ½ Cup Yellow onion, chopped
  • ½ Cup Mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 Large Zucchini, sliced into sticks
  • 1 lb Sirloin steak, cubed
  • 1 lb Large shrimp
  • 1 Egg
  • Canola oil

Instructions:

  1. Season the steak and shrimp with kosher salt, pepper, garlic powder, paprika, and onion powder.
  2. Heat canola oil in a skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Brown the steak on both sides for about 3-4 minutes until cooked through. Add a couple of splashes of Teriyaki sauce and sesame oil. Remove from the pan and keep warm.
  4. Cook the shrimp in the same pan with additional Teriyaki sauce and sesame oil. Remove and keep warm.
  5. Sauté zucchini, mushrooms, and onions in the pan for about 3 minutes. You can either remove the veggies or keep them in the pan for the next step.
  6. Add cold rice, soy sauce, and sesame oil to the pan. Crack in the egg and lightly scramble, mixing it all together.

Tips for a Hibachi Masterpiece

  • Prep Ahead: Have all your ingredients prepped and ready to go. Hibachi cooking is fast-paced, and having everything within reach makes the process smoother.
  • Sizzle with Sesame: Sesame oil adds an authentic hibachi flavor. Don’t be shy with it; it’s a game-changer.
  • Customize Vegetables: Feel free to add or omit vegetables based on your preference. Hibachi is versatile, so make it your own!

Kitchen Equipment Needed

  • Skillet
  • Cooking utensils
  • Chopping board and knife
  • Mixing bowls
  • Serving platter

Storing Leftovers

Store any leftover Hibachi Shrimp and Steak in airtight containers in the refrigerator. To reheat, use a skillet over medium heat for the best results.

Drink Pairing

Pair this delightful dish with a glass of chilled sake or a crisp, light beer to complement the bold flavors of the hibachi experience.