Chicken Musubi

Lighten up your dinner table with a delicious Chicken Musubi

If you’re looking to uncover a unique and flavorful way to spice up dinner, look no further than Chicken Musubi, an international fusion classic developed in Hawaii. This dish brings together shiningly fresh local ingredients with a classic teriyaki marinade. The result is a meal that has all the delightful flavors that make the island of Hawaii such an unforgettable experience – sweet, savory explosion of flavor that will make you and your family fall in love!

This flavorful recipe blends international influences with a mouth-watering combination of aromas. The popular teriyaki marinade highlights the fresh flavors of this dish, as the light sweetness mingles with the salty undertone from the soy sauce to create an unexpected burst of flavor. The star of this dish, however, is the marinated chicken. Scrumptious morsels of chicken cooked to tender perfection are complemented by the intense flavor of the teriyaki sauce, providing an unforgettable flavor experience for the diners.

But the fun doesn’t end there. In this version of the dish, the teriyaki-flavored chicken is paired with a classic Okinawan seaweed called nori. Each note of the teriyaki marinade plays off the salty and umami notes of the nori, resulting in a one-of-a-kind flavor extravaganza that will bring out the best of every bite.

Chicken Musubi makes an ideal family meal, or you can offer it as a delicious and unusual dish during a party. When served with other side dishes, such as okanomiyaki, edamame, or even iced tea, this dish is sure to please – no matter who shows up to your party.


– 2 chicken breasts
– ¼ cup soy sauce
– 2 tablespoons teriyaki sauce
– 2 sheets of nori
– 2 cups of cooked rice


1. Begin by marinating the chicken in the soy sauce and teriyaki sauce for at least 1 hour
2. Cut the chicken into thin strips and grill until cooked through
3. Toast the nori sheets in a dry pan for a few minutes
4. Place a sheet of nori on a flat surface and spread 1 cup of cooked rice on it
5. Place the grilled chicken strips over the top of the rice and then wrap the nori around the chicken and rice.
6. Serve the Chicken Musubi with accompaniments of your choice.

Delight in a truly delicious creation with Chicken Musubi! This dish is sure to enliven any family dinner or party and is sure to create an unforgettable culinary experience. Let Chicken Musubi be the highlight of your next meal!