Spicy Edamame in a bowl
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Spicy Edamame

This absolutely delicious and spicy edamame is perfect as a side or a snack! You can feel so good about eating this healthy and nutritionally sound food! Enjoy!
Prep Time12 mins
Cook Time7 mins
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: Japanese
Keyword: Edamame
Servings: 4 people
Author: Inspired by Sushihana's Restaurant's Spicy Edamame created by Anthony Santonastaso


  • 2 cups edamame can use frozen
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 2 tbsp hot chili oil I used Dynasty brand (Chinese style hot chili oil)

Ginger Sauce

  • 1/4 cup soy sauce I used Kikkoman
  • 2 tbsp mirin I used Aji-Mirin from Kikkoman
  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 2 ts sugar
  • 2 tbsp oyster sauce
  • 1.5" piece ginger peeled and minced
  • 4 green onions sliced
  • 3 cloves garlic minced


  • Prepare edamame if frozen. Cook according to package directions and leave aside.
  • Prepare your Ginger Sauce by combining soy sauce, mirin, rice vinegar, sugar, oyster sauce, ginger, green onions, and garlic.
  • Heat up the butter in a large pan on med high heat. Add the edamame and continually stir around 3 minutes.
  • Remove from the heat, and stir in the hot chili oil and 3 tbsp of the Ginger Sauce.


Enjoy this deliciously sweet, salty, and spicy moreish snack!!!  So good you'll be craving it time and time again!  Please note you will have more than enough of the ginger sauce so you can use the residual as a dipping sauce for veggies or perhaps mixed into rice.