Asamurasaki Oyster Soy Sauce 朝紫牌牡蠣醤油
アサムラサキ かき醤油 300ml
We already know that Oyster sauce comes from Thailand and Chinese cultures, but this specific oyster sauce comes from Japan. It comes in a 300 ml bottle. It has a higher content of soy sauce compared to other oyster sauces, and some don’t even include soy sauce.
The interesting thing about this sauce is that it doesn’t actually contain any oysters. The main ingredient is soy sauce, and after that the other ingredients include sugar, salt, and rice wine vinegar. The soy sauce is naturally brewed, but what makes this classify as an oyster sauce is the oyster essence that is added towards the end.
The Asamurasaki Sauce works well in almost all Japanese dishes. It has a savory light taste that’s full of umami. You can use this sauce for tofu, fried rice, soup, and stir-fries.