Ikura Pasta | Japanese style pasta with salmon roe and avocado
Ingredients
Instructions
Cooking the pasta
  1. Cook the pasta in boiling water and salt.
  2. Cook until al dente.
  3. Drain and set aside.
Making the Avocado Sauce
  1. Scoop the out the flesh of the avocados and place in a mixing bowl.
  2. Squeeze out a teaspoon of lemon juice and add to the mixing bowl.
  3. Add in 2 tbsp cream, 3 tbsp mayonnaise, and 1 tbsp usukuchi shoyu.
  4. Mix everything until fully incorporated. Note: I personally like to keep the mixture a bit segregated, but it’s up to you!
  5. Set aside.
Making the ikura pasta:
  1. In a large bowl, mix the avocado sauce and the pasta together.
  2. Serve on a plate, top with ikura (salmon eggs) and toasted nori, and enjoy! Note: add some cracked black pepper if you prefer (optional).