Miso-Infused Tuna Tartare

It is easy and fun to dress miso-infused tuna tartare and mushrooms; it can be enjoyed with a baguette or a nice wine. The sauce is made of miso, olive oil, grain mustard, Italian parsley and pepper. This sauce is also delicious served with sautéed salmon.
Miso-Infused Tuna Tartare
Cook Time 10 minutes
Servings 2



  • 100g/3.5oz tuna
  • 2 mushrooms
  • 1/6 onion
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp grain mustard
  • 3 sprigs Italian parsley
  • some pepper

Some baguette

  • 1 garlic clove
  • 1 sprig watercress
  • 1/6 lemon
  • oliveoil to taste
  • pepper to taste


  • Cut the tuna and cleaned mushrooms into 5-mm squares. Chop the onions and Italian parsley. Cut lemon into wedges.
  • Place all ingredients in (A) in a bowl and mix.
  • Make a round mold with a diameter of 10 cm and a height of 2 cm using aluminum foil. (Or a 10-cm ring mold)
  • Place the mold on the plate and add the contents of the bowl and flatten. When the shape is a thick patty, slowly remove the mold. Sprinkle with olive oil and black pepper to taste and garnish with watercress and lemon.
  • Rub the garlic onto the sliced baguette to serve with the patty, squeeze some lemon juice on the patty and enjoy with the baguette.
    After adding garlic, you can also enjoy the baguette lightly toasted.

Product used in this recipe


Organic Miso Barley
14.1 oz (400 g)


Organic Miso White
17.6 oz (500 g)

Our Organic Miso White is the traditional Shinshu-style miso made from organic rice and soybeans, with bright beige in color, excellent balance of refreshing aroma and umami. Most versatile among Hikari Miso organic miso series to match with any cooking.

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