Updated: Sep 27, 2022
One very interesting way to add an flavour and to your onigiri is to roast your onigiri
One interesting way to spice up your onigiri is to just grill your riceball. It's called Yaki Onigiri. Yaki Onigiri simply means grilled Japanese rice balls. So just before you wrap your triangular rice ball rice ball into the onigiri wrapper, simply, turn the heat on and follow these steps.
put it on your non stick pan and use low heat to pan fry
You want some variety in your onigiri, you can roast your onigiri before wrapping into our onigiri wrappers. These are called Yaki onigiri, a type of Japanese rice ball that has been grilled. The rice is crispy on the outside and soft on the inside.
Yaki onigiri is most commonly coated in soy sauce but the name itself just means grilled rice ball.