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J-Simple Recipes title

deep-fried rice cakes

  • Serves: 2
  • Calories: 195 kcal
  • Total Time: 10 m
    • Prep: 5 m
    • Cook: 5 m
  • Japanese: Age-mochi
Deep-Fried Rice Cakes


Step 1

step 1:

Cut the rice cakes in half lengthwise. Then cut each half across in thirds to make 6 bite-size pieces for each block.

Step 2

step 2:

Heat the oil to 160 °C and deep-fry the blocks about 1 minute.


Remove and sprinkle the salt (or soy sauce) over the deep-fried rice cakes.


Age-mochi resembles arare and okaki which are Japanese traditional snacks. This snack is very crispy and has a good taste.