Miso-Edamame Bites

Here’s an hors d’oeuvre for all those sushi lovers out there. It’s a whole lot easier to put together than an avocado roll, plus the topping can be made up to 24 hours ahead. If you’re not into the hot, spicy flavor of wasabi, use plain rice crackers for the toast base.

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30 min


  • 1 16-oz. pkg. frozen shelled edamame
  • 1 cup thinly sliced green onions (about 2 bunches)
  • 2 Tbs. red or yellow miso
  • 24 slices pickled ginger, plus 2 Tbs. juice
  • 24 wasabi-flavored rice crackers


Cook edamame according to package directions. Drain, and reserve 1/2 cup cooking water.

Place 1 cup cooked edamame, 1/2 cup green onions, miso, ginger juice and reserved cooking water in bowl of food processor. Purée until smooth. Transfer to bowl, and stir in remaining edamame and green onions. Cover with plastic wrap, and chill until ready to assemble. Can be stored up to 24 hours.

Spoon 2 tsp. edamame mixture onto each rice cracker. Top with ginger slices, and serve.

Nutrition Information

  • Serving Size 1/12 of recipe
  • Calories 79
  • Carbohydrate Content 9 g
  • Cholesterol Content 0 mg
  • Fat Content 2 g
  • Fiber Content 2 g
  • Protein Content 5 g
  • Saturated Fat Content 0 g
  • Sodium Content 240 mg
  • Sugar Content 2 g