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Japanese Butter Shoyu Pasta (with Mushroom and Bacon)

  • Author: Yuto Omura
  • Total Time: 15 minutes
  • Yield: 2 Servings 1x


Simple, quick and tasty Japanese style "Wafu Pasta" made with mushrooms and bacon, then flavoured with butter and soy sauce.


  • 160g (5.5 oz) Dry Spaghetti
  • 1 handful of Spinach
  • 100g (¾ cup) Mushroom of your choice (I used Shimeji and Eryngii)
  • 40g (approx 1.5oz) Bacon
  • 1 tsp Vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp Unsalted butter
  • 1 tbsp Soy sauce
  • 1 pinch Salt
  • 1 pinch Black pepper
  • Spring onion to garnish


  1. Add 160g of spaghetti to a pan of boiling water, sprinkle a pinch of salt. (Each pasta has different cooking times so check the packaging for the exact timing)Cooking Japanese spaghetti
  2. Roughly cut a handful of spinach and 100g of mushrooms. Slice 40g of bacon into cubes.
  3. In a frying pan, add 1 tsp of vegetable oil and 2 tsp of unsalted butter.Japanese spaghetti butter and oil
  4. Fry the bacon and mushrooms in the butter.Japanese style spaghetti bacon and mushroom
  5. Once it's cooked through, add the spinach to the pan with a pinch of salt and pepper.Japanese style spaghetti spinach
  6. When the spaghetti is cooked, drain the water and transfer the spaghetti to the frying pan with the bacon and vegetables.Butter say sauce spaghetti
  7. Add 1 tbsp of soy sauce.
  8. Mix and serve. You can garnish with spring onion to add a bit of fresh colour and taste.Japanese style say sauce and butter pasta


Use more than one type of mushroom for more texture and flavour.

  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 10 mins
  • Category: Fusion
  • Method: Boil/Fry
  • Cuisine: Japanese

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